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Meaning of BASH

Pronunciation:  bash

 
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Bourne Again SHell. gnu's command interpreter for unix. Bash is a posix-compatible shell with full bourne shell syntax, and some c shell commands built in. The Bourne Again Shell supports emacs-style command-line editing, job control, functions, and on-line help. Written by Brian Fox of ucsb.

The latest version is 1.14.1. It includes a yacc parser, the interpreter and documentation.

or from a gnu archive site. E-mail: <bug-bash@gnu.org>. usenet newsgroup: news:gnu.bash.bug.

 
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