Re: Netscape: How about some Unix instructions
Carey Evans <email@example.com> writes:
> Bob Clark <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > So, the bug is that bash-2.0 incorrectly considers
> > ((...);...) an arithmetic expression with a missing closing
> > paren when really it's a proper (list) construct that
> > _should_ be accepted by the shell.
> > What do pdksh and zsh do with this? Older bash versions (<
> > 2.0) work but 2.0 is broken.
> It looks like they're both broken, but ash is not. I just checked and
> Solaris 2.5's ksh is _not_ broken like this. (I don't trust just
> Netscape to get it right.)
> % ksh -c '((pwd);pwd)'
> ksh: pwd);pwd): unexpected `)'
> % zsh -c '((pwd);pwd)'
> zsh: parse error near `pwd'
> I'll look into these a bit further and submit bug reports.
hades# echo $BASH_VERSION
this version seems to work anyway..
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