[TUHS] fmt(1): history, POSIX, -t, -c
Greg 'groggy' Lehey
grog at lemis.com
Fri May 29 15:19:29 AEST 2020
On Friday, 29 May 2020 at 7:10:50 +0200, Michael Stiller via TUHS wrote:
>> On 29. May 2020, at 02:18, Greg 'groggy' Lehey <grog at lemis.com> wrote:
>> On Thursday, 28 May 2020 at 9:30:09 -0400, Clem Cole wrote:
>>> fmt was originally written by Kurt Shoens at UCB when he worked in Mail and
>> That agrees with the FreeBSD man page:
>> The fmt command appeared in 3BSD.
> It is also included in 2.9BSD, or was it backported:
> The program was designed to be simple and fast - for more
> complex operations, the standard text processors are likely
> to be more appropriate.
This paragraph is also in the FreeBSD man page, verbatim. The whole
man page is at
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