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From: Sam James <>
To: Alan Modra <>
Subject: Re: egrep in binutils
Date: Wed, 28 Sep 2022 21:25:14 +0100	[thread overview]
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> On 28 Sep 2022, at 05:34, Alan Modra via Binutils <> wrote:
> Apparently some distros have a nagging egrep that helpfully tells you
> egrep is deprecated and to use "grep -E".  The nag message causes a ld
> testsuite failure.  What's more the advice isn't that good.  The "-E"

You should direct your complaints to the GNU grep maintainers,
as they added this with grep 3.8.

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      parent reply	other threads:[~2022-09-28 20:25 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-09-28  4:34 Alan Modra
2022-09-28 13:31 ` Alan Modra
2022-09-28 20:25 ` Sam James [this message]

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