Bug#683838: release-notes: transition: pdksh → mksh
Vincent McIntyre dixit:
>- <command>pdksh</command> is no longer maintained (it has last seen active
>- development in 1999).
>+ <command>pdksh</command> is no longer maintained (it has not been
>+ actively developed since 1999).
>- symlink. This compatibility binary behaves a bit more like the traditional
>- Public Domain Korn Shell then current <command>mksh</command>, it however
>- contains bugfixes so differs a bit. Therefore, it is not a pure drop-in
>+ symlink. This compatibility binary behaves more like the traditional
>+ Public Domain Korn Shell than the current <command>mksh</command>. However
>+ as it contains behaviour-changing bugfixes it is not a pure drop-in
Support mksh as /bin/sh and RoQA dash NOW!
‣ src:bash (257 (276) bugs: 0 RC, 180 (194) I&N, 77 (82) M&W, 0 (0) F&P)
‣ src:dash (84 (99) bugs: 3 RC, 39 (44) I&N, 42 (52) M&W, 0 F&P)
‣ src:mksh (1 bug: 0 RC, 0 I&N, 1 M&W, 0 F&P, 1 gift)
http://qa.debian.org/data/bts/graphs/d/dash.png is pretty red, innit?