From: Luke Dunstan <coder_infidel@ho...> - 2002-11-24 05:08:04
Good point. I hadn't noticed this partly because I was testing it using a
shell script that loads and runs the function, instead of loading the
function in my .profile.
>From: Soren A <soren_andersen@...>
>Subject: [Mingw-users] Re: man reader for MinGW/MSYS
>Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2002 03:13:40 +0000 (UTC)
>Soren A <soren_andersen=97jfqw80gc6171pxa8y+qA@...> wrote
>around 02 Nov 2002 news:Xns92BA913175214sorenagmaneSH@...:
> > Luke Dunstain did some hacking of the script to improve it, and verifies
> > that it is usable on rxvt. I've uploaded Luke's modifications to the url
> > given in my earlier msg, above. Thanks Luke!
>We, or I, made a boo-boo. The script will concatenate onto one's PATH
>endlessly because we are using the expression that adds Groff's location to
>the front of the PATH in a context that is the current shell (because the
>script is used like a library that gets sourced on initfile loading -- it's
>a function instead of external file that gets run by a subshell). Beware. I
>will upload a fixed version soon.
>Yes, it's really Sören, not Soren.
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