Regedit output to STDOUT / force registry files sync

Vit Hrachovy vit.hrachovy at
Mon Mar 19 16:12:05 CDT 2007

Lei Zhang wrote:
>> Believe it or not, there are UNIXes without /dev/stderr and /dev/stdout.
>> Having regedit option to flush its output to STDOUT (and to get its
>> input from STDIN) would be very helpful - and in case of STDOUT output
>> very easy to implement.
>> Regards
>> Vit Hrachovy
> Sure, but Unices that run Wine have /dev/stderr.
> A better reason for not modifying regedit is that is breaks
> compatibility with Windows' regedit. Yes, it can is helpful to have a
> tool that can retrieve registry keys from the command line, but we
> should not overload that functionality into regedit.

thanks for recommendation, I'll send a patch with the new tool for 
review soon.

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