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Why big is bad

If you know me, you know that I don’t like using /bin/bash for scripting. It’s not that hard to write scripts that are portable, and… 579 more words


10 tips for turning bash scripts into portable POSIX scripts

In the light of ShellShock you might be wondering whether you really need bash at all. A lot of things that are bash-specific have portable alternatives that are generally only a little bit less convenient. 635 more words