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Re: /bin/sh diversions

On Aug 01, Pierre Habouzit <madcoder@debian.org> wrote:

>   * the one unclever users have written with /bin/sh pointing to
>     /bin/bash. For them, it's easy, just don't change /bin/sh on dash on
>     upgrades. Do that only for new installations. And for them, the fix
>     is quite easy, they still can use #!/bin/bash.
This helps dealing with the odd broken proprietary package which uses
bashisms: http://www.linux.it/~md/software/switchsh.c.gz

 * This program creates a new filesystem namespace, bind mounts /bin/bash
 * over /bin/sh and runs its arguments.


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