Subject: Re: OpenBSD 4.0: x11/xterm - syntax error: `(' unexpected
To: Christian Biere <>
From: George Michaelson <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 12/18/2006 09:07:06
looks like the problem I had if /bin/sh is not fully conformant. I got
this message on Linux, when /bin/sh -> /bin/bash.

If you do the right thing with the pkgsrc SHELL (in various env
variable forms) and/or replace /bin/sh with a ksh, you can get rid of