[TUHS] Etymology of bc(1)

Otto Moerbeek otto at drijf.net
Fri Sep 12 21:36:12 AEST 2014

On Fri, Sep 12, 2014 at 07:15:12AM -0400, John Cowan wrote:

> Dave Horsfall scripsit:
> > Perhaps so, but I was a bit surprised that FreeBSD (and I include the Mac
> > in that) totally rewrote it from a Posix draft, and dropped the pipe.
> So did GNU.

FreeBSD head has OpenBSD's dc(1) and bc(1) , which does pipe to dc(1).

(I wrote both).


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