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FS#75890 - [xdg-utils] Use `grep -E` instead of `egrep`

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Chih-Hsuan Yen (yan12125) - Monday, 12 September 2022, 12:01 GMT
Last edited by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Wednesday, 14 September 2022, 09:01 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Upstream Bugs
Status Closed
Assigned To Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 2
Private No



Since grep 3.8, xdg-open brings a warning for some desktop environments (LXQt in my case):

> egrep: warning: egrep is obsolescent; using grep -E

There are two upstream merge requests. They are identical except for commit messages, and neither are merged. Apparently upstream is not working on fixing it (neither receives a comment from a maintainer/developer yet), could you consider cherry-pick the fix to the Arch package?

Additional info:
extra/xdg-utils 1.1.3+21+g1a58bc2-1

Steps to reproduce:
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Closed by  Andreas Radke (AndyRTR)
Wednesday, 14 September 2022, 09:01 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  1.1.3+21+g1a58bc2-2