Subject: bin/17870: /bin/sh bug on expanding $? in here-documents
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List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 08/07/2002 07:38:09
>Number:         17870
>Category:       bin
>Synopsis:       /bin/sh bug on expanding $? in here-documents
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    bin-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Aug 07 07:39:01 PDT 2002
>Originator:     Ralf S. Engelschall
>Release:        1.6 BETA 3
Cable & Wireless Germany
NetBSD 1.6_BETA3 NetBSD 1.6_BETA3 (DV3) #0: Thu Jun 27 19:09:59 UTC 2002 sparc64
There is a expansion problem in /bin/sh for occurences of $? in here-documents. I've already submitted a full report with details
to FreeBSD under PR 41410. Please see
for details. The same information applies to NetBSD, too.
Again, see
None, but see for hints.