Re: Switching /bin/sh to dash (part two)
On Tue, Jul 21 2009, Giacomo A. Catenazzi wrote:
> but policy recommend not to use bash features on scripts (10.3),
That happens to be not what policy actually says.
> and the availability of a POSIX-shell (with few extension) is
> already provided by policy (still 10.3), thus no need to add
> package dependencies.
Unless you happen to use features of a package that been
essential forever (in Debian years). And all policy says is that you
have the magic #!/bin/bash at top.
Absence is to love what wind is to fire. It extinguishes the small, it
enkindles the great.
Manoj Srivastava <email@example.com> <http://www.debian.org/~srivasta/>
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