misc/156225: test -x under root in bash shell returns incorrect results

Igor Prokopenkov cmyk777 at gmail.com
Wed Apr 6 18:13:06 UTC 2011

Of course it should! This bug may break logic of some scripts that writen in
bash (my script is included).
Under Linux test -x returns correct exit status so i guess this bug is
related to FreeBSD kernel somehow.

On Wed, Apr 6, 2011 at 8:18 PM, <remko at freebsd.org> wrote:

> Synopsis: test -x under root in bash shell returns incorrect results
> State-Changed-From-To: open->feedback
> State-Changed-By: remko
> State-Changed-When: Wed Apr 6 17:17:51 UTC 2011
> State-Changed-Why:
> Hello,
> Bash is a third party application which is not in our base system.
> Are you suggesting that bash should behave differently? If so you
> should poke the upstream maintainers so that it can be updated/changed,
> if not can you please clarify what you mean?
> Thanks
> http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=156225

Best regards,
Igor Prokopenkov
Zend Certificied Engineer

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