I recently found that ksh may lose some data after printing more than 16K bytes to the stdout if it is blocked for a couple of seconds. This test.sh script prints out 257*64 (16448) bytes: ...
I am developing something that consists of a program I made generating output, and a program I did not make (and would very much like not to have to alter it) consuming it. I am using a named FIFO ...
Is there a utility that I can stick in a pipeline to decouple read and write speeds? $ producer | buf | consumer Basically, I want a utility buf that reads its input as fast as possible, storing it ...
As a comment in I'm confused as to why "| true" in a makefile has the same effect as "|| true" user cjm wrote: Another reason to avoid | true is that if the command ...