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Re: /bin/sh diversions

On Wed, Aug 01, 2007 at 02:59:13PM +0000, Thorsten Glaser wrote:
> Pierre Habouzit dixit:

> >I don't see a valid reason for the
> >user to chose what lies behind /bin/sh.

> Debian policy allows it.

Debian Policy requires scripts that invoke /bin/sh to limit themselves to
the POSIX subset of functionality.  It does not require maintainers of shell
implementations to go through additional rigamarole to support switching
/bin/sh as part of the package itself.

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
vorlon@debian.org                                   http://www.debian.org/

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