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Re: Making init scripts use dash


On Fri, 19 May 2006 10:12:57 +0200
Petter Reinholdtsen <pere@hungry.com> wrote:

> I believe this is a fairly safe thing to do, but believe it should be
> done shortly after etch releases, and not just a few months before we
> freeze for etch.  There are other things we can manage before etch
> releases (avoid external programs, use dynamic readahead, parallel
> booting, etc), and I suggest we focus on them this summer, and switch
> to dash next spring. :)

There are anyway users using dash as /bin/sh right now and broken
packages are bugged, so switching default should not reveal any new bug
(however there are some not being fixed for a long time).

	Michal Čihař | http://cihar.com | http://blog.cihar.com

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