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Re: patch

From: Akim Demaille
Subject: Re: patch
Date: 11 Jan 2001 17:17:54 +0100
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>>>>> "Torbjorn" == Torbjorn Granlund <address@hidden> writes:

Torbjorn> Alexandre Oliva <address@hidden> writes:
Torbjorn>   On Jan  4, 2001, Torbjorn Granlund <address@hidden> wrote:
>> It is well-known that many old Unix systems reject scripts with a
>> apace.  En example is SunOS 4.x.
Torbjorn>   This is not well-known to me.  And I've just tested SunOS
Torbjorn> 4.1.3 and 4.1.4, and both can run executable shell-scripts
Torbjorn> starting with `#! /bin/sh' without any problem.  Which SunOS
Torbjorn> are you talking about?
Torbjorn> I used SunOS 4.1.3 and SunOS 4.1.4 too.

Torbjorn> This problem is more complicated that I thought.  I had

Torbjorn>   "#! /home/tf/bin/SunOS/sun4m/bash2"

Don't forget some system have a limitation on the number of characters
used after #!.  I wouldn't be surprised you just hit this limitation.
Try a shorter path with the space, and a longer without.  Then
conclude, and send documentation about this limitation to Autoconf :)

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