This status update comes about 4 months after the last one. As always you can see the latest changes as they're added in the NEWS file (changes via RSS). There is also a bug tracker available to record additions, feature requests and issues.

Rejected ideas

Some of the hardest work on coreutils is knowing what to reject and providing appropriate justification to the contributors. The contributions below all came since the last update and while good ideas, they were not included for various reasons detailed on the mailing list.



These items mentioned in the last update are not done yet. Also new items cropped up since the last update.
© Aug 30 2010