[nycbug-talk] Shell Newbie

Michael Hernandez mhernandez at ocsny.com
Wed Apr 12 11:07:24 EDT 2006

On Apr 12, 2006, at 10:56 AM, N.J. Thomas wrote:

>  perhaps /bin/sh
> on all Linux boxes are just links to /bin/bash?)

On 99% of machines that is exactly the case. Sometimes it's a link to  
ash, but normally bash.

Bash is supposed to run in "bourne compliant" mode when called from  
the symlink but it still allows for some "bashisms" iirc.

Mike H

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