[BLFS Trac] #2332: Remove Ash

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Fri Mar 23 16:51:02 PDT 2007


#2332: Remove Ash
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 Reporter:  dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org  |       Owner:  blfs-book at linuxfromscratch.org
     Type:  task                             |      Status:  new                           
 Priority:  normal                           |   Milestone:  6.3                           
Component:  BOOK                             |     Version:  SVN                           
 Severity:  normal                           |    Keywords:                                
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 Now that we have another POSIX shell in the book, dash, I think we should
 remove ash. It's long since unmaintained, we're downloading it from a
 random slackware mirror, and we're applying an enormous patch to it. Plus,
 dash derives from ash, so we wouldn't really be losing anything.

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