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What is AT&T’s Link Editor Command Language?

The man page for ld makes reference to AT&T’s Link Editor Command Language, however a Google search does not offer a satisfactory explanation as to what AT&T’s Link Editor Command Language is ...
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Resources System V vs BSD

I'm searching for some detailed resources about the differences of System V and BSD concepts. For example: Interprocess Communication Sockets vs TLI ... Some sort of pro/cons discussion with ...
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How do you pronounce System V and SysV?

Is the V in System V and SysV (and sysvinit, etc) pronounced "vee" or "five"?
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Why is a service being started if it isn't mentioned in /etc/init.d?

After a clean install of Fedora 17 and distcc-server, I did a service distccd start, which completed successfully. man service indicates that it would merely be running the distccd script at ...
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Enabling completion with tab on an old ksh on SystemV

Is it possible to make completion with Tab like in bash? Currently I use Esc twice, can this be changed to a tab?
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autostarting scripts in debian

I have a service that I install as so: install -m 755 init_script /etc/init.d/spacenavd cd /etc/rc2.d ln -s ../init.d/spacenavd S99spacenavd what the init_script does is start the script: ...
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Is it possible to list open SysV queues on certain files?

I have a suite of applications that communicate with each other using SysV queues. However, when I stop the application there are sometimes queues left open, which in turn causes problems next time I ...
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what interface does lpsched provide that cups does not?

Work has a Linux stock/erp custom system that uses the Unix System V (Solaris, SCO, HP-UX) lpsched program that someone who used to work here compiled for RHEL/CentOS 5 i686 (I have no idea why or ...
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Minicom and kermit,where is my fault?

I want to transfer a big file of 70MB to a virtual machine running an ancient unix(at&t 2.1 ),no cdrom driver,no ufs disk(linux give me error when i try to mount systemV ufs,with ufs 43bsd ok),no ...
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Mathematic question for format floppies on Old sysV unix

On old sysVR4 i will format floppies as so 1.44 MB floppy mkfs -F ufs /dev/dsk/f03ht 2560 1.2MB Floppy mkfs -F ufs /dev/dsk/f13dt 2440 The 2440 and 2560 are calculated with 512*4 and 512*5 ...