Updated: mksh-54-1

Chris Sutcliffe ir0nh34d@gmail.com
Fri Nov 18 15:56:00 GMT 2016

Version 54-1 of "mksh" has been uploaded.

MirBSD Korn Shell, an actively developed free implementation of the
Korn Shell programming language and a successor to the Public Domain
Korn Shell.

[tg] Simplify and improve code and manual page
[tg] Try GCC 5’s new -malign-data=abi
[tg] Allow interrupting builtin cat even on fast devices (LP#1616692)
[tg] Update to Unicode 9.0.0
[Andreas Buschka] Correct English spelling
[tg] Handle set -e-related error propagation in || and && constructs correctly
[tg] Initialise memory for RNG even when not targeting Valgrind
[tg] Shrink binary size
[Brian Callahan] Improve support for the contemporary pcc compiler
[tg] Fix side effects with lazy evaluation; spotted by ormaaj
[tg] New flags -c (columnise), -l, -N for the print builtin
[Larry Hynes] Fix English, spelling mistakes, typos in the manpage
[tg, ormaah] Return 128+SIGALRM if read -t times out, like GNU bash
[Martijn Dekker] Install both manpages from Build.sh
[Martijn Dekker] Document case changes are ASCII-only
[Ronald G. Minnich, Elbing Miss, Álvaro Jurado, tg] Begin porting to
Harvey-OS and APEX (similar to Plan 9 and APE)
[KO Myung-Hun] More infrastructure for the OS/2 (EMX, KLIBC) port


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