local variables in bash

Chris plug.org at 2nerds.com
Fri Feb 13 18:56:07 MST 2009

On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 5:24 PM, Merrill Oveson <moveson at gmail.com> wrote:
> This is a problem with bash

Problem with bash?

Because its behavior happens not to align with your prejudices about
scoping rules?

There's nothing inherently right or wrong about dynamic scoping,
though it might serve as tinder for some future plug.org flamefest.

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