bugGNU arch -- a revision control system - Bugs: bug #7852, Invalid repetition operand to egrep


bug #7852: Invalid repetition operand to egrep

Submitted by:  Magnus Henoch <legoscia>
Submitted on:  Mon 23 Feb 2004 01:24:27 AM UTC  
Category:  build infrastructure Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  bug Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Open/Closed:  Open
Release:  tla-1.2pre2
Fixed Release: 
Merge Request?:  yes -- diffs included
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Mon 23 Feb 2004 01:24:27 AM UTC, original submission:  

Checking for lines starting with + using the regexp '^+' does not work with the egrep of OpenBSD 3.4 - it gives an error message.  '^\+' works, though.

This problem occurs in tests/test-file-diffs.sh.  Patch attached.

Magnus Henoch <legoscia>


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file #1084:  tla-egrep.diff added by legoscia (357B - application/octet-stream - patch for tests/test-file-diffs.sh)


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2004-02-23 legoscia Attached File- => Added tla-egrep.diff, #1065

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