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Re: bash process substitution does not work in FreeBSD 5.2.1 with devfs(
Re: bash process substitution does not work in FreeBSD 5.2.1 with devfs(5)
Thu, 7 Oct 2004 11:57:54 -0400
> >I'm not sure which version of bash you're testing against, but I'm certain
> >that the bash-3.0 configure script includes the following code:
> I am using bash-3.0.tar.gz from a german GNU mirror which is identical
> to the
> version available from ftp.cwru.edu.
> ># check for systems like FreeBSD 5 that only provide /dev/fd/
> > exec 3<&0
> > if test -r /dev/fd/3; then
> > bash_cv_dev_fd=standard
> > else
> > bash_cv_dev_fd=absent
> > fi
> > exec 3<&-
> >and it behaves as intended on my FreeBSD 5.2 machine.
> The code above is not contained in the configure script in bash-3.0.tar.gz
> which explains why your results differ from mine.
Ah, you are right. I misread the date. That was added after bash-3.0
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Chet Ramey, ITS, CWRU address@hidden http://tiswww.tis.cwru.edu/~chet/