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Re: install-sh posix compliance

From: Alexandre Duret-Lutz
Subject: Re: install-sh posix compliance
Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2002 18:44:45 +0200
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Hi Clint,

>>> "Clint" == Clint Adams <address@hidden> writes:

 Clint> The install-sh bundled with automake 1.6.2 and earlier
 Clint> versions contains the line

The master copy of install-sh is in Autoconf,
so I'm CCing address@hidden

 Clint>   if [ -f $src -o -d $src ]
 Clint> This is not strictly POSIX-conformant.  

Damn!  Are they removing things between revisions?

 Clint> The line
 Clint>   if [ -f $src ] || [ -d $src ]
 Clint> is compliant and might be more portable.

Alexandre Duret-Lutz

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