[pacman-dev] [PATCH v2 1/3] configure: bump the minimum version of bash to 4.4

Eli Schwartz eschwartz at archlinux.org
Thu Jul 12 05:40:24 UTC 2018

On 07/12/2018 01:30 AM, Luke Shumaker wrote:
> On Tue, 19 Jun 2018 16:26:33 -0400,
> Eli Schwartz wrote:
>> This is required in order to use declare -g and ${var at a}
> Huh?  It's needed for @a, but wasn't `declare -g` in Bash 4.2?

We moved from bash 4.1, it's quite genuine to say that moving from bash
4.1 to bash 4.4 enables using declare -g.

Eli Schwartz
Bug Wrangler and Trusted User

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