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Does sane have a technical definition in a unix / linux context?

I mean in situations such as this:

checking whether build environment is sane... yes
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The first definition I learned was in ‘stty sane‘. As in ‘not sick‘. – ott-- Feb 26 '13 at 22:36

That is just an abbreviation used by autotools to describe a not too far out build environment, in which standard Unix tools are available.

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