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Re: leading 0 inconsistence?


From: Andreas Schwab
Subject: Re: leading 0 inconsistence?
Date: Sat, 12 Feb 2011 13:39:00 +0100
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Ralf Goertz <address@hidden> writes:

> Why is 08 not tried to be interpreted as octal when *numerically* compared
> using test?

Because test does not know about octal for compatibility.  Use [[ ... ]]
if you want to be closer to $((...)).

Andreas.

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