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Re: Upload: bash-3.0-6
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According to Corinna Vinschen on 7/7/2005 7:00 AM:
> What version of cygcheck were you using? My version of cygcheck
> from the latest release doesn't print "Error: could not find ...
> but "...: Cannot open". And the cygcheck version from cvs prints
> the same. Let's release new bash and ash packages ASAP!
Ah - here's the difference:
$ cygcheck --version
cygcheck version 1.74
System Checker for Cygwin
Copyright 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 Red Hat, Inc.
Compiled on Jul 2 2005
$ cygcheck /bin/none
c:/cygwin/bin/none - Cannot open
$ cygcheck none
Error: could not find none
I don't know why absolute vs. relative changes the error message, or why I
thought that testing relative was good enough when writing the scripts,
but the best approach is to check for BOTH errors:
*Error:\ could\ not\ find* | *Cannot\ open*) update=yes ;;
Life is short - so eat dessert first!
Eric Blake firstname.lastname@example.org
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