On Wed, Oct 06, 2010 at 06:18:05AM -0600, Eric Blake wrote: > > Right now, dash gets this wrong: > > dash -c 'exec .'; echo $? > exec: 1: /: Permission denied > 2 > > And since you already have the code in dash to detect failure to 'exec' > a directory, you should be able to reuse that code when detecting > failure to run a directory as a script, as in 'dash .'.
Thanks for the detailed investiagtion! If someone could send me a patch that does this without bloating dash too much then I can apply it without feeling too much guilt :) Cheers, -- Email: Herbert Xu <herb...@gondor.apana.org.au> Home Page: http://gondor.apana.org.au/~herbert/ PGP Key: http://gondor.apana.org.au/~herbert/pubkey.txt -- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe dash" in the body of a message to majord...@vger.kernel.org More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html