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GNU Bash
Component programs bash bashbug  +
Computer languages C  +
Documentation note For more information on the features of BaFor more information on the features of Bash that are new to this type of shell, see the file `doc/bashref.texi'. There is also a large Unix-style man page. The man page is the definitive description of the shell's features. See also the [https://www.gnu.org/software/bash/manual/ Bourne-Again SHell manual]. See the file POSIX for a discussion of how the Bash defaults differ from the POSIX spec and a description of the Bash `posix mode'.nd a description of the Bash `posix mode'.
Full description Bash is the GNU Project's Bourne Again SHeBash is the GNU Project's Bourne Again SHell, a complete implementation of the POSIX shell spec, but also with interactive command line editing, job control on architectures that support it, csh-like features such as history substitution and brace expansion, and a slew of other features. Bash includes useful features from the Korn shell (ksh) and C shell (csh). 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. Bash can run most sh scripts without modification. run most sh scripts without modification.
GNU package identifier bash  +
Homepage URL https://www.gnu.org/software/bash  +
Interface command-line  +
Is GNU true  +
Keywords shell  + , command line  + , bash  + , csh  + , ksh  + , sh  +
Last review by Genium +
Last review date 1 March 2014  +
License GPLv3orlater +
License verified by Kelly Hopkins  +
License verified date 4 January 2010  +
Name GNU Bash  +
Real name Chet Ramey  +
Related projects Bash.Diff + , Tcsh + , Zsh + , Lsh + , Pdksh + , Vshnu + , Fish +
Resource URL https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-bash  + , https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/help-bash  + , http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/bash.git  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Help  + , Support  +
Resource kind Mailing List Info/Archive  + , VCS Repository Webview  +
Revisionid 20,767  +
Revisiontimestamp 1 March 2014 13:54:04  +
Revisionuser User:Genium +
Role Maintainer  +
Short description Shell of the GNU operating system  +
Software-development shell  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use software-development  + , system-administration  +
User level intermediate  +
VCS checkout command git clone git://git.savannah.gnu.org/bash.git  +
Version date 26 February 2014  +
Version download https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/bash/bash-4.3.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 4.3  +
Version status stable  +
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