Why does the macport of gnu coreutils not contain gstdbuf ?

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Tue Jan 7 14:30:36 PST 2014

On Jan 7, 2014, at 16:25, Pushpendre Rastogi wrote:

> After installing coreutils on my mac I noticed that stdbuf was missing.
> I wanted to know if my installation is faulty or the port itself is incomplete (or there is an announcement about this that I missed).

According to coreutils’ configure.ac, stdbuf is for ELF systems only. OS X is not an ELF system.

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