• Subject: Re: python support in CVS.
  • From: Carey Evans <c.evans@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: 28 Nov 2000 23:26:55 +1300
  • User-Agent: Gnus/5.0808 (Gnus v5.8.8) XEmacs/21.1 (Channel Islands)

Scott Klement <klemscot@klements.com> writes:

> Its possible that this shell comes from "ash", and I've just never heard
> it called that?  I'm certainly no expert. :)  The FreeBSD project refers
> to it as "sh", or "Bourne Shell".  

The copyright file here says that ash is "derived from software
contributed to Berkeley by Kenneth Almquist", so maybe it just means
"Almquist Shell", for lack of a better name.

> On the topic of man pages (see how smoothly I worked that in?), the man
> page for lp5250d is still describing the command-line-switch syntax,

Oh yeah.  I can't promise anything this week, what with Christmas
parties, etc., but I'll put it on the top of my TODO list.

         Carey Evans  http://home.clear.net.nz/pages/c.evans/
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