> I don't know much about lintian. Could tests be implemented for the common
> cases here? (eg: if ash is on the system, try to compile #!/bin/sh scripts
> ash -- if it suceeds, grep them for "[ +[^\]]* +==" and print a warning if we
> find it..this could give false positives though..)
I submitted a patch to lintian on this. Not sure how far it got. Have not
looked. lintian is perl so regex'es are your friend.
- From: Daniel Burrows <Daniel_Burrows@brown.edu>