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Re: Installing bash 2.0 makes "man" lock up.

Fabrizio Polacco <fpolacco@icenet.fi> writes:

> Could you please try man-db package instead of man (if you're running
> unstable) ?
> It's the same source, but differently organized.

I am running man-db, and I still had the problem.  I don't think it's
man though.  I think it's bash, or my misuse of "set".

The problem can be demonstrated like this (if you have bash-2.0

$ set -a
$ set +a
# man man

I got rid of all the "set -a"'s in my code, and the problem is gone.


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