Bashism in byobu script ("echo -ne")

Bug #418273 reported by Daniel Hahler on 2009-08-24
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: byobu

There's a bashism in the byobu script, which uses "echo -ne".
AFAIK this can be replaced by "printf".

I'm attaching a branch to fix this.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Mon Aug 24 20:58:10 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Package: byobu 2.27-0ubuntu1 [modified: usr/bin/byobu]
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=
 PATH=(custom, user)
 LANG=de_DE.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-6.26-generic
ScreenRC:

SourcePackage: byobu
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-6-generic i686

Daniel Hahler (blueyed) wrote :
Dustin Kirkland  (kirkland) wrote :

Thanks for the report and branch. I have committed the fix upstream, and will release shortly.

Cheers,
:-Dustin

Changed in byobu (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
Changed in byobu:
status: New → Fix Committed
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package byobu - 2.28-0ubuntu1

---------------
byobu (2.28-0ubuntu1) karmic; urgency=low

  [ Daniel Hahler ]
  * Fix bashism in byobu script (LP: #418273)

 -- Dustin Kirkland <email address hidden> Mon, 24 Aug 2009 15:18:03 -0500

Changed in byobu (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
Changed in byobu:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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