Dash as default shell

Chris Adams linux at cmadams.net
Fri Oct 3 23:23:44 UTC 2014

Once upon a time, Jakub Jelinek <jakub at redhat.com> said:
> But why?  Seriously, bash has lots of nice extensions, are you going in this
> quest to stop using extensions going to suggest that we get rid of GNU C
> library extensions usages in the distro programs next, or GCC extensions,
> what else?

To be fair, portable programs wrap GCCisms in #ifdefs.
Chris Adams <linux at cmadams.net>

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