Subject: Re: sh expanding alias in odd place
To: Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>
From: Simon J. Gerraty <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/02/2001 17:00:06
>Andreas Lohrum (CC:'d) pointed me at this funky problem, which arises
>occasionally when building pkgsrc/devel/pth (with some weird error in
>shtool line 1280, and some appropriate .profile settings).
>Running the script ("x") attached below with the following parameters
If you make the case statement:
it works as expected.
Aliases are totally evil in anything but an interactive
shell. I think the script as is, is failing in the prescribed manner
give the alias.