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Re: exit status issue

From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: exit status issue
Date: Wed, 23 Nov 2011 09:20:59 +0100
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"Steven W. Orr" <address@hidden> writes:

> I think we're beating this one to death, but I have point out that
> telling perl to run a print command whose output is redirected by bash
> is not the same as telling bash to run a builtin echo command that is
> redirected as an integral operation of the same interpreter.

They are really the same, but even if you change it bash still wins:

$ bash -c 'echo "hello"' >/dev/full
bash: line 0: echo: write error: No space left on device


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