Bug#471876: megahal: bashism in /bin/sh script
While performing an archive wide checkbashisms (from the 'devscripts' package)
check I've found your package containing a /bin/sh script making
use of a bashism.
> possible bashism in ./usr/bin/megahal-personal line 24 (echo -e):
> echo -e "#quit\n\n" | megahal > /dev/null 2>&1
Not using bash as /bin/sh is likely to lead to errors or unexpected
Please be aware that although
bash is currently the default /bin/sh there's a release goal for Lenny to
make dash the default /bin/sh.
If you want more information about dash as /bin/sh, you can read:
For more information please refer to the Debian Policy section 10.4 supporting
this argument at:
HINT: sometimes these bugs are already fixed in Ubuntu, look at the PTS
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