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Re: [OT] punctuation (was Re: Configuring w3m for Mozilla)

On Fri, 20 Sep 2002 01:20:21 -0600
bob@proulx.com (Bob Proulx) wrote:

>  > > > > I'm curious. In what packages can you find these commands?
>  > > >   apt-cache show mozilla-browser
>  > > I think he was looking for 'type' and 'command', not 'mozilla'.
>  Oh, okay.  I parsed the grammer the other way.  The messages are the
>  almost same when the command you are looking for, mozilla in this
>  case, is not found.
>  > And they're builtin commands if 'bash' is your shell (and maybe
>  > others).
>  Hopefully lots of others.  Those are defined by standards such as
>  SUSv3.  I expect every standard shell to have them.  And by standard
>  that does leave out csh.  ;-)  But any shell that claims to be a
>  POSIX shell that could function as /bin/sh on a modern system should
>  be good to go for those.

echo $SHELL 

You mean this creature isn't POSIX-compliant? I find tcsh to be a more
powerfull shell than bash (and this from a big GNU fan). e.g. Bash,
unless I under-read the man page, can't do wild-card history searches.

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