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sr #108341: cannot wait for children created with process substitution

Submitter:  None
Submitted:  Fri 19 Jul 2013 11:17:21 AM UTC
Category:  None Priority:  5 - Normal
Severity:  3 - Normal Status:  Done
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Originator Email:  -email is unavailable- Open/Closed:  Open
Operating System:  GNU/Linux
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Fri 19 Jul 2013 11:17:21 AM UTC, original submission:  

The problem exists in at least current master (f281b8f4), 4.2.25(1)-release, 3.2.51(1)-release:

$ ./bash --version
GNU bash, version 4.2.45(2)-release (x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu)
Copyright (C) 2011 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <>

This is free software; you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.
$ git rev-parse HEAD

$ cat >
exec 3> >(sleep 1)
wait $!
pstree -ap $$

$ ./bash line 3: wait: pid 19522 is not a child of this shell
  │   └─sleep,19523 1
  └─pstree,19524 -ap 19521



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