Bug 121276 - Output of wc does not start with whitespace
Output of wc does not start with whitespace
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: util-linux (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Elliot Lee
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2004-04-19 18:30 EDT by Mark Seger
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-05-13 15:23:20 EDT
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Description Mark Seger 2004-04-19 18:30:02 EDT
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Steps to Reproduce:
1. wc
2. examine output

Actual Results:  no leading whitespace

Expected Results:  leading whitespace

Additional info:
Comment 1 Elliot Lee 2004-05-13 15:23:20 EDT
The info page says:

However, as a
GNU extension, if only one count is printed, it is guaranteed to be
printed without leading spaces.

Therefore, this behaviour is intentional.

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