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Bug 762394 (bash-5.1) - [Tracker] Packages broken by app-shells/bash-5.1
Summary: [Tracker] Packages broken by app-shells/bash-5.1
Alias: bash-5.1
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo's Team for Core System packages
Depends on: 760438 762319 762379 762391 762397 763648
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Reported: 2020-12-29 10:00 UTC by Sam James
Modified: 2021-01-12 22:44 UTC (History)
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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.