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Re: extension of file-test primitives?

From: L A Walsh
Subject: Re: extension of file-test primitives?
Date: Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:45:36 -0700
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Oops: meant to include this w/other response, but oh well..

Chet Ramey wrote:
PePa wrote:
In that case, would not [[ -fx $file ]] be more workable and in line with 
common GNU short commandline option practice??

No. If you're going to propose different functionality, don't use
something that can easily be confused with something that already
   That's why I suggested the {f,x} instead as noted in my response
to PePa.  I too thought it might be confused w/something that already

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