Re: Re: grep: very large file with no newline
causes trouble


On Mon, Nov 22, 2004 at 08:19:20PM +0100, Benno Schulenberg wrote:
> Should it be a suppressible error though? The Open Group page says:
> "-s Suppress the error messages ordinarily written for nonexistent
> or unreadable files. Other error messages shall not be suppressed."

no, it shouldn't.

Perhaps the right fix is that suppressible_error() would supress the
error only if it is EACCES or EISDIR (or ... have I missed something)?

What do you think?

Stepan Kasal