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RE: man isatty (was RE: Character at a time input)
- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Cc: Dan Kegel <dkegel at ixiacom dot com>
- Date: Mon, 26 Aug 2002 09:44:39 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: RE: man isatty (was RE: Character at a time input)
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
Yes, I've seen it before (thanks for the link, anyway), and I also have
access to another system which has that man page. I was just wondering
what I need to do to make that man page available on my cygwin
installation as well.
On Sun, 25 Aug 2002, Dan Kegel wrote:
> The POSIX man page for isatty is at
> I haven't tested it on cygwin.
> - Dan
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Igor Pechtchanski
> Doesn't seem to work on my system:
> # man isatty
> No manual entry for isatty
> I have cygwin 1.3.12-4 installed, as
> well as cygwin-doc 1.1-2. I also have a newlib-man 20020801. My
> /usr/include/sys/unistd.h contains a prototype for isatty.
> Am I missing something else?
> P.S. The above are only the packages I've considered relevant. I can
> provide a full output of cygcheck if needed.
> On Fri, 23 Aug 2002, Dan Kegel wrote:
> > "man isatty"
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: J. Scott Edwards
> > I have another dumb question: is there a simple way to determine if the
> > stdin is from a terminal or is pipe'd in?
> > -Scott
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