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Re: inconsistency with "readonly" and scope


From: Chet Ramey
Subject: Re: inconsistency with "readonly" and scope
Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2012 21:08:54 -0400
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On 4/12/12 4:43 PM, dethrophes wrote:

> have you tried local?
> I'm not sure if it'll make a difference.

It won't.

> I don't agree that typeset/declare should be able to override/redefine a
> readonly variable it would defeat the purpose in a way.

I described the (hybrid/compromise) bash behavior in the previous message.

Chet
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