[tex-live] shell_escape extension patch

Christian Schenk cs at miktex.org
Tue Jun 20 16:52:06 CEST 2006

Apologies if this has been handled already (I haven't read the whole 
thread yet):

Taco Hoekwater wrote:
>    \input "| perl -e 'print sqrt(\value{page})'"

Is there a reason why the pipe symbol is always at the beginning? I 
think the syntax

   \input "command |"

would be much clearer (for \input files).


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