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My personal paper cut

My personal paper cut

Posted Jul 24, 2009 21:18 UTC (Fri) by jimparis (guest, #38647)
In reply to: My personal paper cut by nix
Parent article: Fighting small bugs

> (This is on a system with 3977 binaries in /usr/bin.)

Now it's a challenge :)

$ ls /usr/bin | wc -l
2660
$ ssh psy ls /usr/bin | wc -l
3180
$ ssh bucket ls /usr/bin | wc -l
2221
$ ssh neurosis ls /usr/bin | wc -l
2605
$ ssh oldneurosis ls /usr/bin | wc -l
4036

Finally!


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My personal paper cut

Posted Jul 24, 2009 22:08 UTC (Fri) by nix (subscriber, #2304) [Link]

Aha. I just installed KDE4 on that machine (in parallel with KDE3, OK,
yes, I'm reaching):

nix@hades 3 /home/nix% ls -l /usr/bin | wc -l
4102

:)

(is this the single most pointless contest that has ever been carried out
on LWN? I bet I have more symlinks in /usr/bin than you: 4099...)


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