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On Wed, 5 Oct 2005 18:40:46 -0500 Brian Harring <email@example.com>
| > It does in some places, it doesn't in others. It especially doesn't
| > for things that aren't normally found via PATH. It's a hell of a
| > mess.
Of stuff in PATH? /bin/sh is assumed throughout to be a Bourne
compatible shell (and SHELL and CONFIG_SHELL aren't universally
honoured). uname, hostname and sed are called with hard paths (with
various fallbacks) in several early on stages. Of stuff not in path?
There's no standard and widely used way of digging up where libexec
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