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Bug 762394 (bash-5.1)

Summary: [Tracker] Packages broken by app-shells/bash-5.1
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Sam James <sam>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Gentoo's Team for Core System packages <base-system>
Status: CONFIRMED ---    
Severity: normal CC: hydrapolic, kfm, silvio.gerli
Priority: Normal    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on: 760438, 762319, 762379, 762391, 762397, 763648    
Bug Blocks:    

Description Sam James archtester gentoo-dev Security 2020-12-29 10:00:50 UTC
Bash 5.1 seems to have introduced stricter quoting/word expansion rules. At least in the cases I checked, it seems valid and the original use was wrong.

In any case, it's stricter now.