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Re: [edlug] Ubuntu yes Command

Bruce Cran wrote:
On Wed, 18 Nov 2009 10:57:20 +0000
Lysimachos Zografos <lzografos@xxx.xxx.xxx> wrote:

AFAIK yes is an old-ish command to be used via pipping in
interactive command line programs that ask yes/no all the time.

It looks like it got introduced in 1979

You too can be a complete dork. Try doing yes `yes`. Used all the memory on my system then got canned by system. It recovered but took 10mins.


It seems to be a bash builtin BTW.

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