FEDORA-EPEL-2015-ecec668f09 created by robert 6 years ago for Fedora EPEL 5
stable

mksh R52

R52 is a strongly recommended bugfix release:

  • Move moving external link from mksh(1) to the #ksh channel homepage linked therein
  • Make setenv “set -u”-safe and fix when invoked with no args
  • Make “typeset -f” output reentrant if name is a reserved word
  • Zero-pad seconds in “time” output to align columns
  • Check signals and errorlevels from OS to be within bounds
  • Quote and document ‘;’ as PATH separator in some places
  • Simplify code to call afree() even if arg is NULL
  • Fix tree-printing and reentrancy of multiple here documents
  • Work around LP#1030581 by permitting exactly one space after
  • Code quality work, cleanups
  • New code for here documents/strings with several bugfixes
  • Stop using issetugid(2) for ±p checks, wrong tool for the job
  • Reintroduce some -o posix changes lost in 2005, plus fixes
  • Make “source” into a built-in command
  • Drop “stop” alias, lksh(1) functionality to auto-unalias
  • Fix \u0000 ignored in $'…' and print
  • Improve portability of Build.sh
  • Improve portability of testsuite
  • Fix tilde expansion for some substitutions
  • Improve reparsing of ((…) |…) as ( (…) |…)
  • Fix test(1) not returning evaluation errors
  • Fix ${*:+x} constructs (carstenh)
  • Make (( … )) into a compound command (ormaaj)
  • Repair a few parameter substitution expansion mistakes

This update has been submitted for testing by robert.

6 years ago

This update has been pushed to testing.

6 years ago

This update has reached 14 days in testing and can be pushed to stable now if the maintainer wishes

6 years ago

This update has been submitted for stable by robert.

6 years ago

This update has been pushed to stable.

6 years ago

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