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Unknown command 'string' after updating fish in CentOS 7 from yum #3057
Updating fish shell package on CentOS 7 kicked off a ton of errors with "Unknown command 'string'".
Did not expect lots of errors, just a regular update
71 errors generally like:
It seems to be affecting most shell commands now, generating the same type of errors.
The gist log is here:
Fish version: [from the output of fish --version]
Operating system: Centos 7 with Yum
Terminal or terminal emulator: iTerm2 over ssh.
Tasks for 2.3.1:
What @faho said although you should be able to just
referenced this issue
May 25, 2016
There have been several issues opened about this problem. I'm going to reopen this to track a fix for inclusion in the 2.3.1 release. See issue #3141 and PR #3142 for some ideas. See also the discussion starting at this Gitter.im link.
We should also think about how to solve this in a more generic fashion but that should happen in a separate issue. At a minimum we need to add something to the 2.3.1 release branch to make it obvious to users they need to replace instances of their pre-2.3.x shell with a 2.3.x shell.