Machine Type: i386-redhat-linux-gnu Bash Version: 4.0 Patch Level: 23 Release Status: release Description: Bash 4.0 errors on a here-document enclosed in $(). For example: x=$(cat EOF foo bar EOF) Ctrl+D -bash: unexpected EOF while looking
Thank you for setting me straight! I had checked the POSIX spec before sending the report but missed the part about the delimiter having to be immediately followed by newline. Martin On 09/24/2009 06:39 AM, Chet Ramey wrote: Machine Type: i386-redhat-linux-gnu Bash Version: 4.0 Patch Level:
Configuration Information [Automatically generated, do not change]: Machine: i386 OS: linux-gnu Compiler: gcc Compilation CFLAGS: -DPROGRAM='bash' -DCONF_HOSTTYPE='i386' -DCONF_OSTYPE='linux-gnu' -DCONF_MACHTYPE='i386-redhat-linux-gnu' -DCONF_VENDOR='redhat' -DLOCALEDIR='/usr/share/locale'