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Redirecting output

In article <36AF3515.9997B501@cs.strath.ac.uk>,
Kevin Burges CES1995  <kburges@cs.strath.ac.uk> wrote:
>thanks, that's working now. Any idea why it wasn't working before with [
>-r ....] ??

It seems that Netscape's lock is, bizarrely, a symbolic link to a
non-existent file.  So `test' was correctly reporting that the lock file
was not readable...

Tim.
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From: tjg@ltpcg.star.le.ac.uk (Tim J Goodwin)
Newsgroups: comp.unix.shell
Subject: Re: Redirecting output (stderr?)
Date: 27 Jan 1999 16:51:49 -0000
Message-ID: <78ng75$oa8$1@ltpcg.star.le.ac.uk>
References: <36AF06E3.E0ABB8B8@cs.strath.ac.uk>
  <vyz1zkgwzo6.fsf@issan.cs.uni-dortmund.de>
  <36AF3515.9997B501@cs.strath.ac.uk>

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