[rescue] Mainframe on eBay

Kevin Loch kloch at gurunet.net
Mon Sep 26 15:19:49 CDT 2005

Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
>>The thing I hate most about Linux is the gratuitous changes to legacy
>>command syntax.
> That has nothing to do with Linux.  The tools are from GNU.
> Also, what do you mean exactly?
> GNU tools are mostly compatible with BSD/Sun/SvR4 commands, and usually
> only differ in offering optional extensions.

One example out of many:

What is the equivalent of 'netstat -I fxp0 1' in Linux?
works on every other flavor of *ix.  They diddn't
just change the syntax, they took out the functionality.

- Kevin

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