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Grant Goodyear <firstname.lastname@example.org> [20030424 18:48]:
> Reading through bug 18918, Azarah's comments seem perfectly reasonable
> to me, so I think the author of that message was a bit harsh.
Reading them through myself, I also think I might have been a bit harsh.
I apologize if I have offended anyone.
> Lindström's last comment on that bug does seem fairly clear, but I'm
> wondering if his proposed fix will break /etc/profile for the zsh (and
> any other fancy *sh that might exist that I don't know anything
Being a zsh-head myself, I can answer that one. zsh doesn't even take a
look at /etc/profile, unless you call it as as /bin/sh or /bin/ksh, in
which case you are probably not running it interactively, anyway.
As for other fancy shells, you can be pretty sure they wont like those
bash-prompt-strings either, and they certainly wont have $BASH set. On
the whole, they should be happy about it, too.
Björn Lindström <bkhl@...>
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