Re: bash exorcism experiment ('bug' 762923 & 763012)
Jakub Wilk <email@example.com> writes:
> * Colin Watson <firstname.lastname@example.org>, 2014-10-04, 09:43:
>> If we were to decide that #309415 should be fixed in policy (and hence
>> posh), then it should be done by requiring support for the obsolescent
>> XSI extensions test -a and test -o.
> It's already fixed:
> * ‘test’, if implemented as a shell built-in, must support ‘-a’ and ‘-o’
> as binary logical operators.
Yeah, that's been there for a while. They were too widely used, so
although they're really confusing, we decided not to pick that fight.
Russ Allbery (email@example.com) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>