Subject: Re: use of ENV in bootstrap script
To: Jan Schaumann <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 01/16/2003 13:13:05
[ On Thursday, January 16, 2003 at 09:38:02 (-0500), Jan Schaumann wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: use of ENV in bootstrap script
> Klaus Heinz <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > the 'bootstrap' script in bootstrap-pkgsrc uses a variable ENV.
> > I suggest to change the variable name because this one interferes with
> > the environment variable ENV which is used by ksh on Solaris.
> My bad. Should have known better -- it's used by ksh, period, no?
No, ENV is used by all POSIX compatible shells, including /bin/sh on NetBSD.
Greg A. Woods
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