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Re: Syntax error near unexpected token `newline' within loops


From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: Syntax error near unexpected token `newline' within loops
Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:48:27 -0400
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On 4/24/17 8:58 AM, Greg Wooledge wrote:

> Seriously, "expr length"?!  In a script that is already using bashisms?

That works on Linux, but not on the BSDs, since Posix says it doesn't
have to.


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