Even though POSIX.1 lists -a/-o as options to "test", they are
marked "Obsolescent XSI". Scripts using these expressions
should be converted  as follow:

test "$1" -a "$2"

should be written as:

test "$1" && test "$2"


test "$1" -o "$2"

should be written as:

test "$1"  test "$2"

But note that, in test, -a has higher precedence than -o while
"&&" and "||" have equal precedence in the shell.

The reason for this is that the precedence rules were never well
specified, and this made many sane-looking uses of "test -a/-o" problematic.

For example, if $x is "=", these work according to POSIX (it's not
portable, but in practice it's okay):

   $ test -z "$x"
   $ test -z "$x" && test a = b

but this doesn't

   $ test -z "$x" -a a = b
   bash: test: too many arguments

because it groups "test -n = -a" and is left with "a = b".

Similarly, if $x is "-f", these

   $ test "$x"
   $ test "$x" || test c = d

correctly adds an implicit "-n", but this fails:

   $ test "$x" -o c = d
   bash: test: too many arguments

Signed-off-by: Elia Pinto <gitter.spi...@gmail.com>
Inspired from this discussion 

 git-rebase--interactive.sh |    2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/git-rebase--interactive.sh b/git-rebase--interactive.sh
index 6ec9d3c..797571f 100644
--- a/git-rebase--interactive.sh
+++ b/git-rebase--interactive.sh
@@ -1013,7 +1013,7 @@ then
        git rev-list $revisions |
        while read rev
-               if test -f "$rewritten"/$rev -a "$(sane_grep "$rev" 
"$state_dir"/not-cherry-picks)" = ""
+               if test -f "$rewritten"/$rev && test "$(sane_grep "$rev" 
"$state_dir"/not-cherry-picks)" = ""
                        # Use -f2 because if rev-list is telling us this commit 
                        # not worthwhile, we don't want to track its multiple 

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