grep is always recursive

Hal Burgiss hal at
Sat Jan 24 22:32:29 UTC 2009

On Sat, Jan 24, 2009 at 09:53:44PM +0100, Loïc Grenié wrote:
>   instance (not the same kind, though).
>     As a (last ?) resort you can try to
> strace -o /tmp/trace grep a *
>   both at home and elsewhere,
> scp $elsewhere:/tmp/trace /tmp/trace2
> diff /tmp/trace /tmp/trace2
>   and see if something stand out.

Well, my personal, home system has radically different contents, ie
music, pictures, etc. The other systems are "work" systems, with
different home contents.


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