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Shell resembling the Korn shell

'Zsh' is a *NIX command interpreter (shell) which of all the standard shells most resembles the Korn shell (ksh). It includes enhancements of many types, notably in the command-line editor, options for customising its behaviour, filename globbing, features to make C-shell (csh) users feel more at home and extra features drawn from tcsh.


Download version 5.3.1 (stable)
released on 21 December 2016

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Leaders and contributors

Peter Stephenson Maintainer
Paul Falstad Contributor

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Bug Tracking,DeveloperE-mailmailto:zsh-workers@zsh.org
Bug TrackingVCS Repository Webviewhttp://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/pkgreport.cgi?pkg=zsh
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://zsh.git.sourceforge.net/git/gitweb.cgi?p=zsh/zsh

Software prerequisites

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 1 June 2017.


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