Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1002004
ksh subshell exits with 'open file limit exceeded'
Last modified: 2017-06-13 04:01:00 EDT
A subshell exits with 'open file limit exceeded'.
Problem occurs in: ksh-20100621-19.el6_4.4.x86_64
Problem does not occur in: ksh-20100621-16.el6.x86_64
Steps to Reproduce:
$ echo `echo $var|cut -c1`
cut: write error: Bad file descriptor
ksh: open file limit exceeded [Bad file descriptor]
Additional info: This could be related to Bug #781498
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