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Re: [PATCH] for sh portability issue in davautocheck.sh

From: Max Bowsher <maxb1_at_ukf.net>
Date: 2007-03-28 02:26:06 CEST

Louis Guillaume wrote:
> Hi,
>
> The attached patch should fix a portability problem in subversion/tests/cmdline/davautocheck.sh.
>
> * subversion/tests/cmdline/davautocheck.sh
> Fixed some instances of Bourne shell features that are not portable:
> (1) Removed all instances of `==' in `test' or `[' statements.

Committed.

> (2) Replaced use of `$RANDOM' with `(( $$ % 32768 ))'.

Why 32768?

IMO:
HTTPD_PORT=$(( $$ % 64511 + 1024 ))

is a more suitable calculation.

Max.

Received on Wed Mar 28 02:26:27 2007

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