possible innstat.in fix for inn-2.4.2-test

Russ Allbery rra at stanford.edu
Fri Oct 1 05:32:51 UTC 2004


Chris Caputo <ccaputo at alt.net> writes:

> Hi.  On inn-2.4.2-test innstat is reporting the following when used with
> FSF's "tail (coreutils) 5.2.1":

> ---
> Batch file sizes:
> tail: cannot open `+2' for reading: No such file or directory
> ---

> I've attached a possible fix below, but unfortunately I don't know if it 
> will fare well with older versions of tail.

Yeah, POSIX doesn't like numeric flags, and some older tails only
understand that form.  Thankfully, there's a simple fix; I've changed this
to "sed 1d" instead.

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