Hi Roland, I'll sponsor this.
Thanks, April > Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2008 21:57:43 +0100 > From: Roland Mainz <roland.mainz at nrubsig.org> > X-Accept-Language: en > To: "request-sponsor at opensolaris.org" <request-sponsor at opensolaris.org> > CC: ksh93-integration-discuss <ksh93-integration-discuss at opensolaris.org>, > Don Cragun <don.cragun at sun.com>, April Chin <April.Chin at eng.sun.com> > Subject: Requesting sponsor for CR #6662241 ("RFE: Link /usr/xpg4/bin/sh to /usr/bin/ksh93") / was: [Fwd: CR 6662241 Created P3 opensolaris/triage-queue RFE: Link/usr/xpg4/bin/sh to /usr/bin/ksh93] > X-Virus-Scanned: ClamAV 0.92.1/5791/Tue Feb 12 19:37:48 2008 on mail-in-01.arcor-online.net > X-Virus-Status: Clean > > > Hi! > > ---- > > This is a sponsor request to fix CR #6662241 ("RFE: Link > /usr/xpg4/bin/sh to /usr/bin/ksh93") which should follow CR #6619428 > ("RFE: Update ksh93 in Solaris to ast-ksh.2007-10-15 (or higher)"). > > My contributor ID is "OS0025". > > -------- Original Message -------- > Subject: CR 6662241 Created P3 opensolaris/triage-queue RFE: > Link/usr/xpg4/bin/sh to /usr/bin/ksh93 > Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2008 12:50:14 -0700 (MST) > From: bugmail-sender at Sun.COM > To: undisclosed-recipients: ; > > *Synopsis*: RFE: Link /usr/xpg4/bin/sh to /usr/bin/ksh93 > > > *Change Request ID*: 6662241 > > *Synopsis*: RFE: Link /usr/xpg4/bin/sh to /usr/bin/ksh93 > > Product: solaris > Category: opensolaris > Subcategory: triage-queue > Type: RFE > Subtype: > Status: 1-Dispatched > Substatus: > Priority: 3-Medium > Introduced In Release: > Introduced In Build: > Responsible Engineer: > Keywords: opensolaris > > === *Description* > ============================================================ > Category > shell > Sub-Category > korn > Description > RFE: Link /usr/xpg4/bin/sh to ksh93. ksh93 (after the update in CR > #6619428) should be standard-conformant enougth to take-over the job of > the "POSIX shell" (=/usr/xpg4/bin/sh in Solaris; the > platform-independent way to find the POSIX shell is to fetch the value > of $ getconf CS_PATH # and search this path for "sh") which is currently > done by a modified version of the (closed-source) ksh88 codebase. > AFAIK the following things may need to be done (needs to be discussed > with Don Cragun and April Chin; most of these items may be done in ksh93 > itself or by writing a different "frontend" binary for libshell.so.1 > (which contains the core of ksh93) which does these adjustments): > - Bind the "echo" builtin to /usr/bin/echo > - Bind the "printf" builtin to /usr/bin/printf > - ... [more stuff may need to be done based on discussions and what the > VSW test suite says] > Frequency > Always > Regression > No > Steps to Reproduce > - > Expected Result > - > Actual Result > - > Error Message(s) > - > Test Case > - > Workaround > - > Submitter wants to work on bug > Yes > Additional configuration information > Solaris 11/B72 > > *** (#1 of 1): 2008-02-12 19:49:27 GMT+00:00 <User 1-3BUFAZ> > > > === *Workaround* > ============================================================= > > === *Additional Details* > ===================================================== > Targeted Release: > Commit To Fix In Build: > Fixed In Build: > Integrated In Build: > Verified In Build: > See Also: 6619428 > Duplicate of: > Hooks: > Hook1: > Hook2: > Hook3: > Hook4: > Hook5: > Hook6: <email address omitted> > Program Management: > Root Cause: > Fix Affects Documentation: No > Fix Affects Localization: No > > === *History* > ================================================================ > Date Submitted: 2008-02-12 19:49:26 GMT+00:00 > Submitted By: <User 1-3BUFAZ> > > Status Changed Date Updated Updated By > > > === *Service Request* > ======================================================== > Impact: Significant > Functionality: Secondary > Severity: 3 > Product Name: solaris > Product Release: solaris_nevada > Product Build: snv_72 > Operating System: solaris_nevada > Hardware: generic > Submitted Date: 2008-02-12 19:49:27 GMT+00:00 > > > === *Multiple Release (MR) Cluster* - 0 > ======================================