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Re: testing d-i Release Candidate 1 and more release adjustments

On Thu, 2006-11-16 at 16:31 -0800, Steve Langasek wrote:
> dash should work; posh is not required to work because nobody uses it as a
> production /bin/sh.
> Those are the only three shells I know about that are even an issue, so I
> can't specify beyond that -- and I'm not going to offer anything that could
> be construed as a final word on the question of which shells Debian wants to
> support while there's still an ongoing policy discussion on this point.  For
> now, the bottom line is that if someone has a shell from a Debian package
> which implements POSIX sh installed as /bin/sh because they want to *use*
> it[1], and something breaks, it's covered under this NMU policy.

I think this is an excellent policy.  Maybe it will be added to policy,
I hope.


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