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Re: [PATCH] Fix failure of test 38 when a shell uses $TMPDIR for here-do
Re: [PATCH] Fix failure of test 38 when a shell uses $TMPDIR for here-documents.
Thu, 21 Jan 2010 06:37:31 -0700
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According to Dmitry V. Levin on 1/20/2010 9:18 AM:
>>> + Fix failure of test 38 when a shell uses $TMPDIR for here-documents.
>> Which shell?
> That's patched bash. In Owl and ALT, we patch bash to honor $TMPDIR.
> Original bash creates temporary files for here-documents in /tmp/.
I did a similar patch for the build of bash used in cygwin, but it
gracefully falls back to /tmp if $TMPDIR is invalid, rather than choking.
At any rate, your patch is fine, so I applied it. I made one tweak to fix
emacs font-lock in that area, too. Thanks!
Don't work too hard, make some time for fun as well!
Eric Blake address@hidden
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