what is interactive mode ?

clemensF ino-waiting@gmx.net
Fri, 2 Jun 2000 05:37:12 +0200

> horio@acm.org:

> So my question is, what is 'interactive' mode exactly ?
developers usually check if stdin is connected to a /dev/tty type device, which it isn't when called from scripts. what shell are you using? i haven't seen the type of redirection you let it perform. -- clemens