Bash quits unexpectedly in cygwin 1.1.5-7

David Starks-Browning starksb@ebi.ac.uk
Mon Nov 20 05:50:00 GMT 2000


On Monday 20 Nov 00, Robert Bogomip writes:
> Doing "ls $(echo file)" causes bash to quit. Here is a quick session log:
> 
>   PANG (~) $ ls
>   1      buff-in.rc5  macros.rec
>   PANG (~) $ # You can do this next line as often as you like
>   PANG (~) $ echo $(echo 1)
>   1
>   PANG (~) $ #..But this will kill bash on the first or second go
>   PANG (~) $ ls $(echo 1)
> 
> This occurs for both bash 2.04-3 and 2.04-4 under cygwin 1.1.5-7. It
> works OK (bash doesn't quit) under cygwin 1.1.4. Hmmmm.

On Monday 20 Nov 00, Corinna Vinschen writes:
> 
> This works in the latest developer snapshot. I can't reproduce it.

I cannot even reproduce this with bash-2.04-4 and cygwin-1.1.5-7, so
there must be something else going on.

David


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