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View Poll Results: Your shell of choice?
bash 24 72.73%
sh 1 3.03%
csh 3 9.09%
ksh 0 0%
Other 4 12.12%
tcsh 1 3.03%
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Old 11-03-2002, 11:47 AM   #1
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Your favourite shell?


Time to tell your favourite shell!
I prefer sh most of the time.
 
Old 11-03-2002, 12:05 PM   #2
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AS used nothing except BASH, so my answer=bash
 
Old 11-03-2002, 12:10 PM   #3
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well what's the point in voting if you are unable to have an opinon about any but one option? sounds like you voted for the sake of it! ahh well it is sunday, i'm happy....
 
Old 11-03-2002, 12:22 PM   #4
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Use bash most of the time, second choice is korn shell.
 
Old 11-03-2002, 12:33 PM   #5
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Go bash!
 
Old 11-03-2002, 01:14 PM   #6
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What is the point of using different shells? Do they not all do the same thing? Ok better question...

Where can I see a good comparison on differences in shells, and maybe a sort of How-To?

Thanks
 
Old 11-03-2002, 01:25 PM   #7
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I mostly use bash, but I like ash, too. It's really small and I put it on all my bootdisks.
 
Old 11-03-2002, 03:59 PM   #8
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Well, I am addicted to zsh, I started to use it a couple of month ago, and now I don't see any other shells but zsh. With the help from Linux Magazine and a couple of other pointers I slowly and surely have migrated to zsh.
 
Old 11-03-2002, 09:26 PM   #9
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Every time I install a BSD I have to spend half an hour fumbling around in csh before I figure out how to install bash again. Blech, evil csh!!!

Cheers,

Finegan
 
Old 11-04-2002, 11:33 AM   #10
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untill now I've used bash and csh the most, and well, I just prefer csh.
 
Old 11-04-2002, 03:43 PM   #11
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I actually prefer csh but for whatever reason seem to use bash most of the time. <Holding head down in shame>
 
Old 11-05-2002, 10:11 AM   #12
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I use sh in command line mostly because I don't want to forget it, as I have other machine as remote database (connected via lan) that uses mini FreeBSD 3.2.

And I somewhat like the primitive appearance of sh.
But if I'm FORCED to runlevel 3, then I switch to bash, the Beginners Aberrant SHell.

zsh?

acid_kewpie: ehm, this is offtopic forum, right? poll here and there wont hurt anybody...

Last edited by adas; 11-05-2002 at 10:14 AM.
 
Old 11-05-2002, 10:26 AM   #13
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yeah that's a point.. wrong forum. moved.
 
  


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