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Bug #2043

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/bin/tail should support -n <num> as well as -<num>

Added by Rich Lowe over 10 years ago. Updated over 10 years ago.

Status:
Rejected
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
-
Category:
cmd - userland programs
Start date:
2012-01-29
Due date:
% Done:

0%

Estimated time:
Difficulty:
Bite-size
Tags:
needs-triage
Gerrit CR:

Description

GNU tail apparently does 'tail -n1 foo'.

It'd help portability if this feature was not XPG4 specific.

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