[gccsdk] GCC 4.7.4 Rel 1 Dev 2014-01-08: Text file execute permission bit

Jeremy Nicoll - ml roinfo jn.ml.roi.39 at wingsandbeaks.org.uk
Sat Mar 8 08:51:48 PST 2014


John Tytgat <John.Tytgat at aaug.net> wrote:

>I think it would be better to derive this from RISC OS filetype, i.e.
>test on Obey, Absolute, ELF, Module, Utility (any others ?).

If you allowed Obey, why not BASIC?  And then, why not Lua, REXX, Python etc
- how would the code know whether to treat an arbitrary filetype as
executable?

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