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Old 08-05-2017, 06:36 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by scasey View Post
In my experience, redirection to a non-existent file will create the file. Why do you say they need to be "[made] with touch"?

Just wanting to understand...

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Some programs are written to create a file on redirection. Others are not. I guess I should have said, "might".

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