ALT Linux Bugzilla – #1128
FR: brace expansion in %files section (esp. for %doc)
Last modified: 2008-03-31 00:39:00
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When the file list contains a %doc line with an absolute path specification,
, the brace expansion doesn\'t occur, whereas a relative spec expands braces
As well as in other %files lines.
It is not a bug report but feature request.
But the relative form of %doc expands braces. It\'s inconsistent behaviour at
In bourne shell, brace expansion is a separate stage of substitution that is
prefromed BEFORE glob. There is no such stage in %files section. However,
glob(3) has GLOB_BRACE option, which we may want (or may not want to use).