[Geany-devel] Missing environment variables for builds and executes - dash
nick.treleaven at xxxxx
Thu Nov 25 17:12:08 UTC 2010
On Thu, 25 Nov 2010 11:24:07 +1100
Lex Trotman <elextr at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> > Unfortunately I don't know that a shell login argument is portable. I
> >> > think -l is specific to bash, but even --login doesn't work for dash
> >> > (the default /bin/sh on Ubuntu IIRC).
> >> Patch actually developed and tested on Ubuntu.
> > Maybe yours is Bash then.
> No bin/sh -> dash
> > A while ago I saw:
> > https://wiki.ubuntu.com/DashAsBinSh
> > And my dash-0.5.4-2.fc8 doesn't seem to have a login argument.
> Correct IAW the POSIX spec.
> Yet the patch worked on my system??
Well either your dash supports -l or the shell that gets run isn't
dash. Anyway, -l is non-standard and there could be systems it
wouldn't work on.
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