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From: Zach Riggle <zachriggle@gmail.com>
To: Zsh Users <zsh-users@zsh.org>
Subject: builtin log supercedes "log" command, only in non-interactive mode
Date: Thu, 11 Nov 2021 00:03:39 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CAMP9c5myNRqKtm5g6m20+Dy=nvjaZeH=5YAuGygysWWTrAxRpQ@mail.gmail.com> (raw)

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So it seems that "builtin log" takes precedence over commands named "log"
in $path, but only for non-interactive shells.

Is this intentional?  It seems unexpected to me, and it was quite hard to
figure out what the root cause was as the error message is not useful
(./myscript:log:5: too many arguments).

I know I can work around this with "command log", I was just surprised that
it works this way.

    $ cat what
    #!/usr/bin/env zsh
    which -a log

    $ which -a log
    /usr/bin/log

    $ zsh ./what
    log: shell built-in command
    /usr/bin/log

    $ zsh -i ./what
    /usr/bin/log

*Zach Riggle*

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             reply	other threads:[~2021-11-11  6:04 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-11-11  6:03 Zach Riggle [this message]
2021-11-11  6:24 ` Lawrence Velázquez
2021-11-11  6:40   ` Lawrence Velázquez

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