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Conformance Statement

Product Standard: Commands and Utilities

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1. Commands and Utilities

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1.1 Choice of Conformance Specification

Question 1: Which specification are you using as a basis for listing any deviant behaviour of the product?

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2. Commands and Utilities - Historical Compatibility

2.1 Basic Utilities

2.1.1 Supported Commands

Question 1: Which of the basic utilities (non-development utilities) defined in XPG3, Volume 1 are not provided with the implementation?

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2.1.2 Command Behaviour

Question 2: In what ways do the commands provided by the implementation behave differently from that specified in XPG3?

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2.2 Development Utilities

2.2.1 Supported Commands

Question 3: Which of the development utilities defined in XPG3 are not provided with the implementation?

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2.2.2 Command Behaviour

Question 4: In what ways do the development utilities provided by the implementation behave differently from the specifications contained in XPG3?

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2.3 Internationalisation Option

2.3.1 Commands and Utilities

Question 5: Is an internationalised environment, reflecting changes in the locale setting as described in XPG3, Volume 1, Commands and Utilities, supported?

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2.3.2 Regular Expressions in Commands

Question 6: Which form of regular expression syntax is supported by those commands that use regular expressions?

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3. Commands and Utilities - POSIX Compatibility

3.1 Basic Utilities

3.1.1 Supported Commands

Question 1: Which of the basic utilities (non-development utilities) defined in CAE Specification, Commands and Utilities, Issue 4, are not provided with the implementation?

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3.1.2 Command Behaviour

Question 2: In what ways do the commands provided by the implementation behave differently from the specifications contained in CAE Specification, Commands and Utilities, Issue 4?

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3.2 Development Utilities

3.2.1 Supported Commands

Question 3: Which of the development utilities defined in this Product Standard are not provided with the implementation?

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3.2.2 Command Behaviour

Question 4: In what ways do the commands provided by the implementation behave differently from the specifications contained in CAE Specification, Commands and Utilities, Issue 4?

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3.3 FORTRAN Option

3.3.1 FORTRAN Utility

Question 5: Is the FORTRAN fort77 utility provided?

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3.3.2 Command Behaviour

Question 6: In what ways does the fort77 utility provided by the implementation behave differently from the specification contained in CAE Specification, Commands and Utilities, Issue 4?

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3.4 Possibly Unsupportable Utilities and Options

Question 7: Which of the following utilities and utility options are not supported on the implementation?

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3.5 Specific Commands and Utilities

3.5.1 at

Question 8: How does the at command interpret a non-null SHELL environment variable?

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Question 9: What is the limit on the number of open streams provided by awk?

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3.5.2 batch

Question 10: How does the batch command interpret a non-null SHELL environment variable?

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Question 11: Which defined names are automatically provided by the compiler?

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Question 12: When multiple input files are specified, where does c89 direct identification messages designating the start of each input file processing?

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Question 13: What are the limits associated with external symbols imposed by c89?

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3.5.3 cancel

Question 14: Is the submitter of an lp job notified when the job is cancelled by someone else?

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3.5.4 cp

Question 15: What is the affect of alternate access control mechanisms on file copies?

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3.5.5 date

Question 16: Does date permit the setting of the date and time?

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3.5.6 ex

Question 17: What restrictions are imposed on the set of commands within the rhs of the map command?

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3.5.7 fc

Question 18: Is the history list mechanism disabled for users with appropriate privileges who do not set HISTFILE?

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3.5.8 fort77

Question 19: When multiple input files are specified, where does fort77 direct identification messages designating the start of each input file processing?

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Question 20: What are the limits associated with external symbols imposed by fort77?

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3.5.9 lex

Question 21: Where are error messages sent when the lex -t option is not specified?

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3.5.10 ln

Question 22: Can ln create links to a directory?

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3.5.11 localedef

Question 23: What is the default character mapping used when the localedef -f option is not specified?

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3.5.12 lp

Question 24: What lp option or operator command is used to suppress the printing of a banner page?

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3.5.13 ls

Question 25: How many bytes are in a block as reported by ls?

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3.5.14 make

Question 26: What additional variables does make add to its environment?

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Question 27: Does the default MAKEFLAGS environment variable contain additional implementation-dependent options?

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3.5.15 newgrp

Question 28: Does newgrp allow users who are not listed as a member of a group which has no password to change to that group?

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Question 29: Are there any other implementation-specific authorisation restrictions that affect newgrp?

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3.5.16 nice and renice

Question 30: What are the limits and default values used by nice and renice?

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3.5.17 pax

Question 31: What is the default archive format used by pax?

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Question 32: How does pax handle reading and writing of archives that span multiple files?

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Question 33: How does pax handle invalid filenames when it is extracting files from an archive?

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3.5.18 printf

Question 34: Does printf support the e, E, f, g and G floating point conversion specifications?

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3.5.19 sh

Question 35: Is the environment variable IFS ignored when the shell is invoked?

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3.5.20 touch

Question 36: What is the latest date after the Epoch that can be used by touch?

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3.5.21 yacc

Question 37: What are the limits of yacc's internal tables?

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4. Appendix

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