Re: [Gc] unportable test(1) construct in configure script

Ivan Maidanski ivmai at
Mon Aug 27 05:15:42 PDT 2012

Hi Thomas,

Thank you.
I've put your patch both to master with some modifications ( and to release-7.2 line (,


Sun, 26 Aug 2012 19:03:29 +0200 Thomas Klausner <tk at>:
> Hi!
> configure{,.ac} is using a bash extension to test(1), the "=="
> operator, which is not supported by most other shells or even test(1)
> in GNU coreutils. Please use "=" instead. I'll attach a patch (against
> 7.2d).
>  Thomas

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