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Re: user/4472: /bin/sh shouldn't treat " as a special char in here-documents



The following reply was made to PR user/4472; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Adam Montague <amontague_(_at_)_siriushosting_(_dot_)_com>
To: Otto Moerbeek <otto_(_at_)_drijf_(_dot_)_net>
Cc: gnats_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
Subject: Re: user/4472: /bin/sh shouldn't treat " as a special char in here-documents
Date: Fri, 26 Aug 2005 20:43:19 -0400

 On Aug 26, 2005 Otto Moerbeek <otto_(_at_)_drijf_(_dot_)_net> wrote:
 > 
 > On Tue, 23 Aug 2005, amontague_(_at_)_siriushosting_(_dot_)_com wrote:
 > 
 > > >Number:         4472
 > > >Category:       user
 > > >Synopsis:       /bin/sh shouldn't treat " as a special char in
 > > >here-documents
 > 
 > Hi,
 > 
 > I agree this is a bug. You might wanna play with the diff below
 > (which only has seen light testing by myself, so beware).
 > 
 > 	-Otto
 
 The patch definately fixes the problem, and I haven't been able to find
 any new problems it created.  I tried all sorts of cat<<EOF and cat<<
 \EOF stuff, and it all seems good now.
 
 Adam



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