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Re: Solved! don't use cmp (Was: [GNU Autoconf 2.54] failures: 28)

From: H.Merijn Brand
Subject: Re: Solved! don't use cmp (Was: [GNU Autoconf 2.54] failures: 28)
Date: Tue, 22 Oct 2002 13:59:58 +0200

On Tue 22 Oct 2002 13:41, Akim Demaille <address@hidden> wrote:
> Well, it turns out that HP-UX's cmp is running perfectly well, we were
> just using a user defined cmp which is too broken for configure.  I
> leave configure as is (there are certainly less people trying to
> implement diff than cmp), but remove the comment about the innocent
> HP-UX.

I also just hit the reason why I rewrote cmp :(

cmp has no option to output the diff bytes as hex, always defaults to oct, and
my cmp had -l as default

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