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Re: bin/47597: local and $() don't play well with each other

On Tue, Feb 26, 2013 at 09:24:23PM +0700, Robert Elz wrote:
> The point is that the only reason that 2.9.5 can possibly have for
> referring to 2.14 at all, is that they want functions to behave just
> like special built-in commands.   Otherwise there's no point referring
> to that section at all.

I think that to link to this (2.14) section has the obvious advantage to
have one and only one section where rules are defined, both for special
builtins and others. In this sense, one can see what they share and upon
what they diverge. For the persistence of the assignment, they

        Thierry Laronde <tlaronde +AT+ polynum +dot+ com>
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