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Re: Bash-3.1.17 gets lost looking for end of string in certain contexts


From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: Bash-3.1.17 gets lost looking for end of string in certain contexts
Date: Thu, 04 May 2006 10:44:40 +0200
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Richard <address@hidden> writes:

>       Compiling grep-2.5.1a and during its tests, test #121 is not completed 
> because of following error messages by bash:
>
>       spencer1.script: line 602: unexpected EOF while looking for matching `''
>       spencer1.script: line 608: syntax error: unexpected end of file

That has already been fixed.

>
>       The offending lines (602 thru 607) from spencer1.script are:

The offending line is actually this:

status=`echo '-'| { ${GREP} -E -e 'a\' >/dev/null 2>&1 ; echo $?; }`

Andreas.

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