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Summary: The standard GNU Bourne-again shell.
- Log ALL commands typed into bash; should ONLY be used in restricted environments such as honeypots
- Build with custom malloc/free overwriting allocated/freed memory
- Enable /dev/tcp/host/port redirection
- Add support for loading builtins at runtime via 'enable'
Perl UpdatesGentoo has bumped perl from 5.20 to 5.22. Be sure to run perl-cleaner --all after the upgrade.
ARM RebuildARM systems will use new stage3's that are not compatible with earlier versions.
ABI X86 64 and 32Funtoo Linux has new 32-bit compatibility libraries inherited from Gentoo. Learn about them here.
This is the ebuild for bash, the standard shell for Funtoo Linux systems.
Bash is the GNU Project's Bourne Again SHell, a complete implementation of the IEEE POSIX and Open Group shell specification with interactive command line editing, job control on architectures that support it, csh-like features such as history substitution and brace expansion, and a slew of other features. 
The following articles, written originally for IBM developerWorks by Daniel Robbins, serve as an excellent introduction to the bash shell: