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Re: bash 'let' can give error

From: Marc Herbert
Subject: Re: bash 'let' can give error
Date: Fri, 10 Dec 2010 17:17:00 +0000
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Le 10/12/2010 16:05, Andreas Schwab a écrit :
>> This is a design mistake: it trades a few characters for a lot of confusion.
> You can always choose to ignore the exit status.  The converse is not
> true.

Agreed, but that does not imply any command should try to be creative
and throw random status values in obscure corner cases just to show off.

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