Description of problem:
The behavior regarding command substitution while stdout closed has changed between ksh-20120801 and ksh-20100621
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
# ksh -c 'a=`cd;pwd`;echo $a>/tmp/a' >&-;cat /tmp/a
Created attachment 931003 [details]
patch to fix this
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.