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bsdinstall: stop messing with file descriptors

Authored by on Tue, May 3, 5:55 AM.



Throughout the bsdinstall script fd 3 is used by f_dprintf (set through
$TERMINAL_STDOUT_PASSTHRU). By closing file descriptor 3 here, the
final f_dprintf "Installation Completed ... does not work anymore.

By putting the code into a subshell, file descriptors can be edited
without interference with the calling script.

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This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Tue, May 3, 7:20 AM

This should have a
Fixes 40923b0c81 "Fix scripted installation from media without local distfiles."
I'll do that when commiting.

Hello re@
This breaks scripted install for 13.1
Should this be a candidate for another RC ?

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