[CentOS] Bourne shell deprecated?

John R Pierce pierce at hogranch.com
Wed Apr 27 02:07:09 UTC 2016


On 4/26/2016 6:45 PM, Jack Bailey wrote:
>
> Today someone in a meeting claimed the Bourne shell is deprecated, one 
> of the reasons being it supposedly has security issues.  Well that's 
> all news to me, and I cannot find anything online to corroborate the 
> claim.  Is this true, is it a bash vs. Bourne FUD, or something else? 

there's no Bourne shell in CentOS anyways, /bin/sh is a symlink to 
/bin/bash...

last OS I can think of with an actual Bourne shell was Solaris.


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john r pierce, recycling bits in santa cruz




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