[ANN] CRUX 3.2-rc3 available for testing
alan+crux at mizrahi.com.ve
Wed Nov 4 13:34:48 UTC 2015
On 2015-11-04 19:37, Juergen Daubert wrote:
> Thanks for the report. A proper fix would be to remove the bashism from
> x11vnc, but for now I'd suggest to apply the following patch to the port.
The problem is not a bashism, but a dashism.
Take a look at the generated rfb/rfbconfig.h file by dash, it has
In dash, the output from:
is the non-printable character that would require a leading zero in any
From what I read, the posix standard is not explicit in the output of
this escape sequence, so dash chooses to produce the non-printable
character while the other shells produce the output that most people expect.
This has been discussed in their mailing lists, and patchs have been
proposed but not accepted:
Expect trouble from using dash as /bin/sh.
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