"Daniel Bye" <danie...@slightlystrange.org> writes: > On Sat, Mar 21, 2009 at 08:49:01AM -0400, Michael P. Soulier wrote: >> Hello, >> >> I'm running the shells/bash port on 6.3, and I recently ran a portupgrade. >> All >> of a sudden when I login, my standard .profile and .bashrc are causing a >> bunch >> of error messages, like so >> >> -bash: command substitution: line 39: syntax error near unexpected token `)' >> -bash: command substitution: line 39: ` }")' >> >> It would see that bash no longer likes the $() command substitution syntax. >> >> Does that mean that it's defaulting to some sort of posix compatibility mode >> now? > > It's a bug in bash 4. It was discussed here a few days ago. I would > deinstall v.4 and install shells/bash3 until the bug's fixed.
Which happened a week ago. -- Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area http://be-well.ilk.org/~lowell/ _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"