This document contains a set of frequently-asked questions concerning Bash, the GNU Bourne-Again Shell. Bash is a freely-available command interpreter with advanced features for both interactive use and shell programming.
Another good source of basic information about shells is the collection of FAQ articles periodically posted to comp.unix.shell.
Questions and comments concerning this document should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Bash home page is http://cnswww.cns.cwru.edu/~chet/bash/bashtop.html Summary: A's to Q's about BASH, the Bourne-Again SHell Originator: het@odin URL: ftp://ftp.cwru.edu/pub/bash/FAQ Maintainer: email@example.com (Chet Ramey)