[svlug] Running a command n times simutaneously

Seth David Schoen schoen at loyalty.org
Tue Apr 25 14:31:50 PDT 2006


Joe Buck writes:

> Well, seq is not a standard command; you won't generally find it on
> a BSD or Solaris box unless you install GNU coreutils.

BSD has a useful alternative in "jot", but you're right that seq isn't
portable to non-GNU systems.

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