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Re: A few man page fixes from RHEL-5


From: Matthew Woehlke
Subject: Re: A few man page fixes from RHEL-5
Date: Mon, 04 Feb 2008 14:42:26 -0600
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Andreas Schwab wrote:
Matthew Woehlke <address@hidden> writes:

Doesn't 'exec' replace the process? I get the others (I think), but I
don't understand what shell is left to "stop execution" after an exec.

exec can fail.

D'oh, fail to *do* anything... I was thinking if whatever was exec'd failed :-). Yes, that makes sense, of course.

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