Subject: Re: /bin/sh problem with -e flag?
To: None <>
From: Chet Ramey <chet@odin.INS.CWRU.Edu>
List: current-users
Date: 06/03/1994 09:56:01
> Should a shell variable assignment succeeed?

Yes.  Posix.2 says as much in section 3.9.1.

"I believe every human has a finite number of heartbeats.  I don't intend
 to waste any of mine running around doing exercises." - Neil Armstrong

Chet Ramey, Case Western Reserve University	Internet: chet@po.CWRU.Edu