[Solaris bindist] Re: ANNOUNCE: GHC 7.8.1 Release Candidate 1

Christian Maeder Christian.Maeder at dfki.de
Wed Feb 5 16:31:22 UTC 2014

Am 05.02.2014 17:06, schrieb Brandon Allbery:
>     Whatever it is, maybe it is a Korn Shell under (older) Solaris, it
>     does not support:
> The Korn shell is where the `export NAME=value` syntax originated.

It is a Bourne Shell under (our) SunOS 5.10 (not to be mixed up with 
Bourne-again shell "bash")

I think it is easy to stay shell compatible.


> I am tempted to suggest that we verify that this is still in current
> POSIX standards (the cited one is from 2004); POSIX recently dropped a
> significant number of Korn-shell-derived behaviors from the standard.
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