start-dccm: line 152: unexpected EOF

Gary V
Tue Apr 11 00:06:36 UTC 2006

>>> looking at line 104 [of start-dccm]:
>>>           -o `expr "X$ARGV0" : '\(X[-_a-zA-Z0-9]*\)` != "X$ARGV0"; then

>> That looks like the bug.  Evidently whatever you have for a Bourne shell
>> has different rules for quotes than as /bin/sh everywhere else including
>> other Linux systems.  There is a missing single-quote on the third arg
>> to `expr`.  That line should be

>>        -o `expr "X$ARGV0" : '\(X[-_a-zA-Z0-9]*\)'` != "X$ARGV0"; then

As suspected, the error message no longer occurs.

Fedora Core 5 exhibited the same behavior as Debian Etch beta.

Gary V

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