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Re: Solaris and sed: Too many commands, last: s/\n//




On Mon, Mar 11, 2019 at 5:15 PM Eric Sunshine <sunshine@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
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> On Mon, Mar 11, 2019 at 4:32 PM Jeffrey Walton <noloader@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > I enabled self tests for Solaris. Solaris has some anemic utilities so
> > I put /usr/gnu/bin first on-path.
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> The first question is if you are really running GNU 'sed'? My guess is
> "no, it's still picking up Solaris's 'sed'".

Yeah, you're right:

$ make test V=1
...

gmake -C t/ all
gmake[1]: Entering directory `/export/home/jwalton/Build-Scripts/git-2.21.0/t'
rm -f -r 'test-results'
SED VERSION: sed: illegal option -- version

I wonder why ... Let me check if I am exporting PATH.

Jeff