Dash

app-shells/dash


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http://gondor.apana.org.au/~herbert/dash/

Summary: DASH is a direct descendant of the NetBSD version of ash (the Almquist SHell) and is POSIX compliant

Use Flags

dumb-echo
Disable echo -n for added fun

News

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GCC Update
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Portage Git Sync Fix

Portage Git Sync fix
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Dash

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Dash is an acronym for debian almquist shell. Dash is a direct descendant of BSD's ash.

Install

# emerge app-shells/dash

Configuration

Login shell

To use dash as your login shell, you must whitelist dash for pam.

# echo "/bin/dash" >> /etc/shells

User Shell

To add a user using dash as its default shell:

# useradd -s /bin/dash username

To make your current users shell dash:

# chsh -s /bin/dash