Dash

app-shells/dash


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

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

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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