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0001433 [1003.1(2016/18)/Issue7+TC2] Shell and Utilities Editorial Clarification Requested 2020-12-12 00:16 2020-12-12 00:16
Reporter andras_farkas View Status public  
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Name Andras Farkas
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Section pr
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Summary 0001433: The use of carriage-return in pr
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I see that -p waits for <carriage-return>.

Is this intentional?

I see that OpenSolaris (System V), Unix 10th edition, FreeBSD, and NetBSD pr wait for <newline> ('\n') and not <carriage-return>. I did not find an implementation which waits for <carriage-return>. Also, in grepping the entire POSIX standard for carriage-return and \r I find very few uses of it, while uses of <newline> for user input are universal.
Desired Action Figure out whether pr should truly wait for <carriage-return> or not.
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2020-12-12 00:16 andras_farkas Name => Andras Farkas
2020-12-12 00:16 andras_farkas Section => pr

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