bugGNU arch -- a revision control system - Bugs: bug #7852, Invalid repetition operand to egrep


bug #7852: Invalid repetition operand to egrep

Submitted by:  Magnus Henoch <legoscia>
Submitted on:  Mon 23 Feb 2004 01:24:27 AM UTC  
Category: build infrastructureSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: bugStatus: None
Privacy: PublicOpen/Closed: Open
Release: tla-1.2pre2
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Merge Request?: yes -- diffs included
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Mon 23 Feb 2004 01:24:27 AM UTC, original submission:

Checking for lines starting with + using the regexp '^+' does not work with the egrep of OpenBSD 3.4 - it gives an error message. '^\+' works, though.

This problem occurs in tests/test-file-diffs.sh. Patch attached.

Magnus Henoch <legoscia>


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file #1084:  tla-egrep.diff added by legoscia (357B - application/octet-stream - patch for tests/test-file-diffs.sh)


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Mon 23 Feb 2004 01:24:27 AM UTClegosciaAttached File-=>Added tla-egrep.diff, #1065

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