Re: [PATCH] eliminate test -a and test -o from configure bits
From: Peter Samuelson <peter_at_p12n.org>
Date: 2005-12-12 23:44:24 CET
I don't know. I do know that Debian ships one very strict POSIX shell
From the autoconf manual, though:
On System V, the precedence of `-a' and `-o' is wrong relative to
It's a great reference to such issues; it also says, for example:
Contrary to a common belief, `test -n STRING' and `test -z STRING'
$ test -n =
> > -if test "$BINNAME" = "" -a "$APXS" = ""; then
Fixed. I wondered about the tradeoff of clarity / terseness myself. I
Received on Mon Dec 12 23:46:36 2005
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