Re: [OT] bashism
On 2008-12-07 02:04 +0100, Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. wrote:
> On Saturday 2008 December 06 17:47, Dotan Cohen wrote:
>> 2008/12/7 Boyd Stephen Smith Jr. <email@example.com>:
>> > For maximum compatibility, that needs to be:
>> > VAR=<value>; export VAR
>> Compatibility with what?
> UNIX. The Single Unix Specification is maintained by the Open Group who
> certify UNIX products.
You should upgrade your specification. Susv3 explicitly mentions the
"export name=word" syntax as supported.
> In particular, Mac OS X is certified UNIX.
And installs bash as /bin/sh.