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sr #108608: die in bash

Submitted by:  Konstantin Manna <pheanex>
Submitted on:  Wed 02 Jul 2014 09:40:36 PM UTC  
Category: NonePriority: 5 - Normal
Severity: 1 - WishStatus: Wont Do
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: None
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Fri 13 Nov 2015 04:35:12 PM UTC, comment #1:

It's so trivial to do with a shell function that I don't see a need to make it a bash builtin.

Chet Ramey <chet>
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Wed 02 Jul 2014 09:40:36 PM UTC, original submission:

I often see a die functions defined. (eg
Since it seems to be used quite often, wouldn't it make sense to put some form of it into bash?

Konstantin Manna <pheanex>


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