shcomp - compile a shell script
shcomp [ options ] [infile [outfile]]
is specified, shcomp
takes a shell script, infile
, and creates a binary format file, outfile
can read and execute with the same effect as the original script.
Since aliases are processed as the script is read, alias definitions whose value requires variable expansion will not work
If -D is specified, all double quoted strings that are preceded by $ are output. These are the messages that need to
be translated to locale specific versions for internationalization.
If outfile is omitted, then the results will be written to standard output. If infile is also omitted, the shell
script will be read from standard input.
- -D, --dictionary
Generate a list of strings that need to be placed in a message catalog for
- -n, --noexec
Displays warning messages for obsolete or non-conforming constructs.
- -v, --verbose
Displays input from infile onto standard error as it reads it.
- Successful completion.
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