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Return Status for Exit

In article <3909B199.BA81B0F2@austin.ibm.com>,
Matthew Landt  <landt@austin.ibm.com> wrote:
>                                The errno.h header file lists the exit
>status for any failures that errno reports the value of.

Exit statuses rarely have anything to do with errno.

There *is* a standard for exit statuses, which is <sysexits.h>.

Tim.
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From: tjg@star.le.ac.uk (Tim Goodwin)
Newsgroups: comp.unix.shell
Subject: Re: Return Status for Exit
Date: 3 May 2000 16:42:53 +0100
Message-ID: <8ephej$o58$1@ltpcg.star.le.ac.uk>
References: <3909AB45.B47633E4@mindspring.com>
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