[CentOS] Bourne shell deprecated?

Wed Apr 27 03:25:42 UTC 2016
John R Pierce <pierce at hogranch.com>

On 4/26/2016 7:27 PM, Alice Wonder wrote:
> bash is mostly compatible with bourne (can run most bourne scripts) 
> which is why /bin/sh is a symlink to /bin/bash on GNU and most other 
> *nix systems. 

when bash is invoked as /bin/sh, it reverts to more Bourne like 
behaviors in some circumstances where the default is not compatible.

Most of the script developers at my $job seem to prefer ksh for serious 
scripting, apparently its more consistent.

john r pierce, recycling bits in santa cruz