Glibc build failure with /bin/sh -> /bin/dash

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Fri Feb 16 12:09:47 PST 2007


On 2/16/07, M.Canales.es <macana at macana-es.com> wrote:
>
> Thus, a lot of scripts shipped with source code aren't POXIS-compliant and
> work only in Bash, right?

It's not supposed to be that way. If you read the autoconf manual,
they work really hard to make the scripts portable. That's half the
reason a configure script is many thousand lines long. I think this is
a bug in my dash. I tested ash from BLFS, and the same : command
works.

--
Dan



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