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

vanilla
Support echo -n, and enable echo -e all the time (unsupported)

News

Drobbins

Kits Are Go (And Ego Needs a Manual Bump)

An update on kits and how to manually update to ego-1.1.3-r3 (required steps for some)
2017-08-17 by Drobbins
Drobbins

Kits are Go (Switch to Them!)

Kits are now the official way we do things at Funtoo.
2017-07-31 by Drobbins
Drobbins

Funtoo-Stable Going Away

As we move towards the next generation of Funtoo Linux, funtoo-stable is being retired.
2017-07-11 by Drobbins
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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