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Re: #!/bin/bash

On Mon, 2 Apr 2001, Matus "fantomas" Uhlar wrote:
> -> or just install ash and symlink sh -> ash
> that's what I did and I wonder why doesn't ash installation script do this
> ;)

me to (just never got around to reading up on

> -> It makes a big difference on a slow machine, especially when
> -> installing packages ({pre,post}{inst,rm} scripts are always sh).
> well, maybe not always. Maybe we should ask developers to use sh and not to
> use bashisms while possible

I thought it was Policy that pkg maint scripts were to use /bin/sh,
and not /bin/bash, so it would be a normal bug if one used bashisms.
The reason being that the installation system only has ash available.

- Bruce

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