./shells/bash2, The GNU Bourne Again Shell (version 2)

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Branch: pkgsrc-2018Q3, Version:, Package name: bash-, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

Bash is an sh-compatible shell that incorporates useful features from
the Korn shell (ksh) and C shell (csh). It is intended to conform to
the IEEE POSIX P1003.2/ISO 9945.2 Shell and Tools standard.

It offers functional improvements over sh for both programming and
interactive use; these include command line editing, unlimited size
command history, job control, shell functions and aliases, indexed
arrays of unlimited size, and integer arithmetic in any base from two
to sixty-four. In addition, most sh scripts can be run by Bash without

This package contains the outdated version 2 of bash.

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SHA1: b3e158877f94e66ec1c8ef604e994851ee388b09
RMD160: d9826db03c5d38e6175af5b3ef0bc07fafa14add
Filesize: 1910.367 KB

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