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Old 07-15-2014, 01:09 PM   #1
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Bash alternative

Is there a good alternative Bash shell? I saw something the other day that was suppose to speed up coding. I would especially like something whereby you can click on a position to begin your typing there.
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Here are a couple of wikipedia articles where you can start researching the shell options you have...
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You could try zsh


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