astksh review

Dario Alcocer alcocer@helixdigital.com
Mon May 19 18:38:00 GMT 2003


On Mon, May 19, 2003 at 09:09:46AM +0100, Elfyn McBratney wrote:
> I created the ksh symlink so users wouldn't have to edit their shebang 
> lines to point to `/bin/pdksh' but now we have the proper ksh (available) 
> I suppose I could get rid of it. What's the feeling?
> 
> We could do one of
> 
>   1. Remove the ksh symlink from the pdksh package.
>   2. Rename ksh.exe (in astksh) to astksh.exe and have a ksh symlink to
>      astksh.exe
>   3. Maybe only two options. :-)
> 
> these?

How about:
    4. Deprecate the pdksh package.

Now that we have the real, honest-to-goodness ksh, do we really need
pdksh? Just a suggestion...

-- 
Dario Alcocer -- Sr. Software Developer, Helix Digital Inc.
alcocer@helixdigital.com -- http://www.helixdigital.com



More information about the Cygwin-apps mailing list