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authornytpu <alex@nytpu.com>2021-06-01 12:11:51 -0600
committernytpu <alex@nytpu.com>2021-06-01 13:30:48 -0600
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update standards section
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@@ -110,12 +110,16 @@ This implementation of
.Nm
conforms to
.St -p1003.1-2008
-in all cases where said standard is applicable
-.Po
-See
-.Sx LIMITATIONS
-below
-.Pc .
+in almost all cases where said standard is applicable.
+However, the
+.Fl l
+flag
+.Em is
+in violation of the standard:
+.Qo
+Some historical implementations returned exit status zero even if command
+errors had occurred; this is not allowed by this volume of POSIX.1-2008.
+.Qc
.
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