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Re: Bash vs. sh

From: Joel E. Denny
Subject: Re: Bash vs. sh
Date: Tue, 22 Apr 2008 19:39:32 -0400 (EDT)

On Tue, 22 Apr 2008, Jim Meyering wrote:

> "Joel E. Denny" <address@hidden> wrote:

> There's already a bootstrap module in gnulib.

You mean build-aux/bootstrap?

> We sync things around periodically.

I was hoping for something more formal: all developers commit their 
bootstrap-inner.m4sh changes to gnulib instead of to their own projects.  
Writing bootstrap to download bootstrap-inner.m4sh automatically might 
help encourage this practice.  Then I don't have to hunt through the logs 
of several other projects in order to avoid reinventing bootstrapping 

> Patches welcome, of course.

I'll wait at least until after Eric's two-stage bootstrap is ready.  
Maybe someone will beat me to it.

Thanks for your responses.

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