[erlang-patches] fix for open_port env vars with trailing '=' characters

Björn Gustavsson <>
Thu Apr 22 21:45:42 CEST 2010

On Wed, Apr 21, 2010 at 8:26 PM, Steve Vinoski <> wrote:
> Passing {env, Env} to open_port with an environment variable value
> containing a trailing '=' character results in the variable not being
> set into the environment of the new process. Affects only UNIX as far
> as I can see. Here's a fix:
> git fetch git://github.com/vinoski/otp.git env_with_equal_sign
> For more details, here's the full commit message:
> http://github.com/vinoski/otp/commit/0a6db8663b5558c152a351075bff296733bd3a0d

Thanks! Included in 'pu'.

Björn Gustavsson, Erlang/OTP, Ericsson AB

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