Do you have a particular list to ping, or do I try bash-testers or bug-bash?
From: email@example.com At: 08/12/20 10:08:35
To: Matthew Persico (BLOOMBERG/ 919 3RD A )
Subject: Re: bug#21477: 24.4; Imenu - improper parse of shell function names
"Matthew Persico (BLOOMBERG/ 919 3RD A)" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Interesting. I have function names with dashes all over and nothing
> complains. Not Bash 4.X, not shellcheck. If you ran that file in the
> post, it would not complain.
> Now, you can't use dashes in variables. But functions work just fine.
> I wonder if the bash manual needs an update?
Would you be willing to ask the bash maintainers about this?