Patch to gcc_release

Joseph S. Myers jsm28@cam.ac.uk
Wed Nov 14 14:27:00 GMT 2001


On 25 Nov 2001, Alexandre Oliva wrote:

> > -	  PATH=~:$PATH;;
> > +	  PATH=~:/usr/local/bin:$PATH;;
> 
> I strongly suggest changing `~' to `$HOME'.  Bourne shell knows
> nothing about `~', even though bash expands it to $HOME.

What then are your plans to install a non-POSIX sh on gcc.gnu.org (the
only place this part of the code gets used)?  What shell exactly do you
have in mind that supports shell functions but not ~?

-- 
Joseph S. Myers
jsm28@cam.ac.uk



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