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/usr/bin/env Marc Feeley (23 Mar 2001 15:24 UTC)
Re: /usr/bin/env David Rush (23 Mar 2001 15:36 UTC)
Re: /usr/bin/env Marc Feeley (23 Mar 2001 16:18 UTC)

Re: /usr/bin/env David Rush 23 Mar 2001 15:36 UTC

Marc Feeley <xxxxxx@IRO.UMontreal.CA> writes:
>    #! /usr/bin/env script-interpreter

> Anybody have experience, or comments about this?  Is /usr/bin/env
> "standard" or POSIX?

from the Solaris 2.6 man page:

     If env executes commands with arguments, it uses the default
     shell /usr/bin/sh (see sh(1)).

So arguably more graceful looking than the traditional shell
trampoline, but effectively the same thing...

david rush
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