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Re: new bug introduced by 'devel' commit 35bc7025c1db5078eb157eea7c04367
Re: new bug introduced by 'devel' commit 35bc7025c1db5078eb157eea7c0436754ac91aa3
Thu, 13 May 2021 11:02:40 -0400
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On 5/13/21 10:31 AM, Adjudicator Darren wrote:
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On Thursday, May 13, 2021 4:25 PM, Chet Ramey <email@example.com> wrote:
I would use the master branch but apparently there are certain old things that only exist on 'devel' branch and so my old patches won't apply on 'master'.
On 5/13/21 9:11 AM, Adjudicator Darren wrote:
What's the bug? this:
It's a work in progress.
What does this mean? The devel branch is always newer than master.
Would you recommend that I avoid 'devel' anyway?
The devel branch is what it claims to be: the development work on bash. If
you want to use it -- and I encourage people to use it to find bugs as we
go along -- you have to accept occasional instability. I appreciate you
using it and reporting this.
Right now, the devel branch is undergoing a series of multiple commits to
fix issues with array subscript expansion. That's what I mean about a work
``The lyf so short, the craft so long to lerne.'' - Chaucer
``Ars longa, vita brevis'' - Hippocrates
Chet Ramey, UTech, CWRU firstname.lastname@example.org http://tiswww.cwru.edu/~chet/