Welcoming HLFS back into the fold

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Wed Mar 28 11:58:36 PDT 2007


On 3/28/07, M.Canales.es <macana at macana-es.com> wrote:
> El Miércoles, 28 de Marzo de 2007 20:42, Dan Nicholson escribió:
>
> > I just put this in the other thread, but just put ! at the beginning
> > if you know failure means success.
> >
> > $ ! ./fortify_test; echo $?
>
> Thanks for the trick. Working on the XSL code add the ! .

Ideally, this would go back to Robert and into HLFS, or something else
that makes the commands be successful. IMO, it's bad form to have
commands that are known to fail. Even if you're not scripting, a wise
person will ensure that commands are returning successfully.

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Dab



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