Re: dash bug which is affecting release goal
"brian m. carlson" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> The standard posh follows is Debian Policy. If you change Policy, I am
> pretty sure that posh will follow. Policy currently specifies a set
> of features that are required above and beyond minimal POSIX standards
> (echo -n).
> Note that people often like to use local, so if that's something that
> people think should be implemented, then you might want to add that
> to the list as well. IMHO, all five of the shells listed above should
> be able to be used successfully as /bin/sh.
Policy already says that any shell interpretor installed as /bin/sh may be
assumed to support local and test -a/-o. See Policy 10.4.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>