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

From: Peter Samuelson <peter_at_p12n.org>
Date: 2007-03-29 02:32:34 CEST

[Max Bowsher]
> So long as the script say "#!/bin/bash", it's not even _trying_ to be
> portable - there's no point trying to enhance the portability, if the
> script declares that it is not portable.

Which is why r24218 is purely cosmetic. [ ] is a builtin in bash, as
in all modern shells. I think my followup patch removes all bashisms,
but as I said at the time, I didn't attempt to remove the use of the
less-than-perfectly-portable ldd program.

Received on Thu Mar 29 02:32:49 2007

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