Strange action when testing blfs_tool

George Boudreau georgeb at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Aug 29 20:12:13 PDT 2006


Greg Schafer wrote:
> George Boudreau wrote:
>> Greg Schafer wrote:
>>> Some quirkiness due to curly braces methinks..
> 
> On second thought, it only happens in functions. I cannot reproduce it
> outside a function. After revisiting the bash manual, I think Dan is right
> in that it's probably a bash bug. I'll report it and see what the gurus
> have to say..
   It's not a flaw, it is a feature:-- If the test fails, terminate the 
program. :-)
> 
>>    Hey Grep,
> 
> My friends also think I'm a tool :-)
> 
>>    (how's your new toy..?)
> 
> Real good thanks. Will have yet another one in a day or 2 (64 bit).
> 
> Regards
> Greg




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