bugGNU Parallel - Bugs: bug #54462, Crazy msys can handle ''' now


bug #54462: Crazy msys can handle ''' now

Submitter:  Kyl.Wu <wu5yue>
Submitted:  Wed 08 Aug 2018 06:50:44 AM UTC
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  None
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Sat 25 Aug 2018 01:07:03 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Is there a way in which I can determine whether you are using a crazy version or a sane version?

Ole Tange <tange>
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Wed 08 Aug 2018 06:50:44 AM UTC, original submission:  

>Error description

$ ./parallel
Unescaped left brace in regex is deprecated here (and will be fatal in Perl 5.30), passed through in regex; marked by <-- HERE in m/^.{ <-- HERE }/ at -e line 1.
syntax error at -e line 1, near "and ="
Execution of -e aborted due to compilation errors.
parallel: Warning: Input is read from the terminal. You either know what you
parallel: Warning: are doing (in which case: YOU ARE AWESOME!) or you forgot
parallel: Warning: ::: or :::: or to pipe data into parallel. If so
parallel: Warning: consider going through the tutorial: man parallel_tutorial
parallel: Warning: Press CTRL-D to exit.


$ uname -a
MSYS_NT-6.1 xxxhostname 2.10.0(0.325/5/3) 2018-02-09 15:25 x86_64 Msys

$ perl --version
This is perl 5, version 28, subversion 0 (v5.28.0) built for x86_64-msys-thread-multi

$ echo $SHELL

$ bash --version
GNU bash, version 4.4.19(3)-release (x86_64-pc-msys)

>Fixed in my environment -> just change the '"' to ''' with the variable $msys.

BTW, parallel is a great tool.

Kyl.Wu <wu5yue>


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