Re: GNU/Linux stance by Richard Stallman

Andreas Schwab (
29 Mar 1999 11:50:26 +0200

Oliver Xymoron <> writes:

|> On Sun, 28 Mar 1999, Chris Wedgwood wrote:
|> > whether it's sheel script or otherwise, your still going to end up
|> > with a file much less than 1K is size, so who cares?
|> ....
|> > It wasn't the size the made me do this, is was more of a speed issue
|> > on some nasty scripts I had somewhere, I did it for speed, and
|> > because I was at one point installing linux on machines with 2MB of
|> > ram....
|> The obvious fix is to roll a bunch of these tiny programs into one and
|> differentiate using argv[0].

true and false are bash builtins.

Andreas Schwab                                      "And now for something                      completely different"

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