Re: exit-ing in a trap handler uses the wrong exit code

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On Sat, Sep 25, 2010, Jilles Tjoelker wrote:
> You are certainly right that POSIX requires this to be handled
> differently, but there are various other shells that are non-compliant
> in the same way as dash and it is easy to avoid the behaviour, so I
> would not recommend depending on it.

 I don't know why it was put there in the first place, but my first
 reaction was to send patch to remove the use of exit in the trap
 but the discussion led me to report this bug against dash

 Thanks for your detailed reply!  Am I also expected to log this issue
 somewhere for tracking?

Loïc Minier
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