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Re: Subject: Bash leaking unnamed pipes (leaking pipes)

From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: Subject: Bash leaking unnamed pipes (leaking pipes)
Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2010 10:34:05 -0400

> Machine Type: x86_64-pc-linux-gnu
> Bash Version: 3.2
> Patch Level: 48
> Release Status: release
> Description:
>       Bash seems to be opening unnamed pipes for use in tab completion, but
> not closing them.  These pipes are then also not closed across execve.

The named pipes are actually being opened by the bash-completion package.
The bug I think this is referring to was fixed in bash-4.0.


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