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.