[Reproducible-builds] Bug#806331: [xz-devel] Re: xz-utils: make the selected POSIX shell stable accross build environments
tg at mirbsd.de
Wed Jun 15 23:45:57 UTC 2016
Ximin Luo dixit:
>(Did you mean to add debian-bugs-dist and Jonathan Nieder on purpose
>or by accident? I removed them, but feel free to add them back in.)
I didn’t, maybe debbugs did.
>In other words: in your scenario, one would not use $POSIX_SHELL but
>some other specific test for those "other bugs".
No, you don’t understand what I tried to write. The thing is, this
is about the *user* (the person calling the configure script) being
able to *override* the automatic mechanism to determine POSIX_SHELL
by setting CONFIG_SHELL to some value, forcing it to use it (if it
passes the tests).
Removing this ability will be A Bad Thing™.
18:47⎜<mirabilos:#!/bin/mksh> well channels… you see, I see everything in the
same window anyway 18:48⎜<xpt:#!/bin/mksh> i know, you have some kind of
telnet with automatic pong 18:48⎜<mirabilos:#!/bin/mksh> haha, yes :D
18:49⎜<mirabilos:#!/bin/mksh> though that's more tinyirc – sirc is more comfy
More information about the Reproducible-builds