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Re: select syntax violates the POLA

From: Ilkka Virta
Subject: Re: select syntax violates the POLA
Date: Sat, 3 Apr 2021 00:34:20 +0300

On Thu, Apr 1, 2021 at 7:59 PM Robert Elz <kre@munnari.oz.au> wrote:

> Alternatively
>         d=( $( ls -d /usr/src/pkg/*/$1 ) )
> or just
>         d=( $( printf %s\\n /usr/src/pkg/*/$1 ) )
> Just to be sure.    Personally I'd do
>         set -- /usr/src/pkg/*/$1

Just the glob is fine in the array assignment, it splits and globs the same
as in arguments to  'set':

d=( /usr/src/pkg/*/$1 )

(If there was any context that splits but doesn't glob, this isn't one)

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