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Re: cygport fails with package starting with number




cyg Simple writes:
>> 4ti2_debuginfo_CONTENTS: bad substitution
>
> This is coming from the ${!dbg_contents_var} syntax.  What is this
> input to tar supposed to be?  The "bad substitution" is because the
> variable isn't an integer.

No, the reason is that it's not a valid identifier.  If Yaakov had
declared a nameref, the error message would have been more enlightening
than what the indirection produces.


Regards,
Achim.
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