Re: redesigning the debian installer
Massimo Dal Zotto wrote:
> I would suggest zsh. It is much smaller than bash but has 99% of the features.
> It is has also readline editing, completion, history, etc. for interactive use.
> In my opinion ash lacks many useful features, for example variable expansion.
> My debian installer was written in zsh and I found it very good.
I'm a big zsh fan, but it's way too big:
-rwxr-xr-x 2 root root 351k Sep 11 00:42 /usr/bin/zsh*
Anyway, we don't need any of its special features in the installer.
see shy jo