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Re: "New" dash debconf template

On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 04:45:59PM +0200, Christian Perrier wrote:
> Default: True
> _Description: Use dash as the default system shell (/bin/sh)?
>  The system shell is the default command interpreter for shell scripts.
>  .
>  Using dash as /bin/sh will improve the system's overall performance
>  without changing the shell used interactively by the users of this machine.

I'd change the last paragraph slightly. If I've interpreted the effects

    Using dash as the system shell will improve the system's overall
    performance. It does not affect any user's choice of interactive shell.

It just makes it crystal clear that this is a system change and normal
users won't notice anything (unless, of course, their machines stop
booting ;)

Jonathan Wiltshire

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