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Dec. 05, 2009

V6 Thompson Shell Port 20091127 Released

Languages :: Shell

V6 Thompson Shell Port 20091127 has been released. It includes two ports of the original /bin/sh from Sixth Edition UNIX.

This release includes: the addition of the program name to osh diagnostics, documentation updates, code cleanups and other changes.

Nov. 02, 2009

V6 Thompson Shell Port 20091029 Released

Languages :: Shell

V6 Thompson Shell Port 20091029 has been released. It includes two ports of the original /bin/sh from Sixth Edition UNIX.

This release includes: a fix for a compilation problem on AIX, code cleanups, installation updates, and other changes.

Nov. 25, 2008

Advanced Bash Scripting Guide 5.5 Released

Books, Languages :: Shell

The Advanced Bash Scripting Guide 5.5 has been released. It is a shell scripting tutorial and reference focusing on Bash.

This release includes: new material, fixes, better consistency, and two new example scripts.

Nov. 04, 2008

Zsh 4.3.9 Released

Languages :: Shell

Zsh 4.3.9 has been released. Zsh is a UNIX shell and scripting language, drawing from bash, ksh, and tcsh, in addition to adding original features.

This release includes: a new COMBINING_CHARS option to support combining characters in multibyte mode, improved support for colouring and highlighting command lines, dynamic directory naming support, bug fixes, and other changes.

July 21, 2008

Advanced Bash Scripting Guide 5.4 Released

Books, Languages :: Shell

Advanced Bash Scripting Guide 5.4 has been released. It is a shell scripting tutorial and reference focusing on Bash.

This release includes: seven new example scripts, clarification of certain sections, new material, and fixes.

Apr. 03, 2008

Zsh 4.3.6 Released

Languages :: Shell

Zsh 4.3.6 has been released. Zsh is a UNIX shell and scripting language, drawing from bash, ksh, and tcsh, in addition to adding original features.

This release includes: extension of the parameter subscripting flag 'e'; a -q option for the cd, chdir, pushd and popd builtins, bug fixes, and other changes.

Mar. 14, 2008

Advanced Bash Scripting Guide 5.2 Available

Books, Languages :: Shell

The Advanced Bash Scripting Guide 5.2 has been released. It is a shell scripting tutorial and reference focusing on Bash.

This edition includes: bug fixes, stylistic cleanups, new example scripts, clarifications, and other changes.

Feb. 05, 2008

Zsh 4.3.5 Released

Languages :: Shell

Zsh 4.3.5 has been released. Zsh is a UNIX shell and scripting language, drawing from bash, ksh, and tcsh, in addition to adding original features.

This release includes: a new module for interfacing with curses, module loading improvements, improved multibyte character support, bug fixes, and other changes.

Dec. 19, 2007

Zsh 4.2.7 Released

Languages :: Shell

Zsh 4.2.7 has been released. Zsh is a UNIX shell and scripting language, drawing from bash, ksh, and tcsh, in addition to adding original features.

This release includes: completion function enhancements, and bug fixes.

May 28, 2007

MirBSD Korn Shell R29f Released

Languages :: Shell

MirBSD Korn Shell R29f has been released. It is a portable shell derived from pdksh, with an emphasis on scripting.

This release includes: improvements to the user configuration sample file, and bug fixes.

Apr. 20, 2007

Zsh 4.3.4 Released

Languages :: Shell

Zsh 4.3.4 has been released. Zsh is a UNIX shell and scripting language, drawing from bash, ksh, and tcsh, in addition to adding original features.

This release includes bug fixes.

Apr. 17, 2007

Zsh 4.3.3 Released

Languages :: Shell

Zsh 4.3.3 has been released. Zsh is a UNIX shell and scripting language, drawing from bash, ksh, and tcsh, in addition to adding original features.

This release includes: improved support for multibyte characters, support for shell functions to be used in mathematical expressions, enhancements to the sched builtin, a new set of functions for handling calendars and dates, and other changes.

Mar. 11, 2007

MirBSD Korn Shell R29b Released

Languages :: Shell

MirBSD Korn Shell R29b has been released. It is a portable shell derived from pdksh, with emphasis on scripting.

This release includes bug fixes and other changes.

Sep. 14, 2006

oksh 0.2 Released

Languages :: Shell

oksh 0.2 has been released. oksh is a Linux port of the OpenBSD ksh shell.

This release includes the removal of all mksh code due to licensing problems, and a synchronization of the source code with the latest CVS version of OpenBSD ksh.

Mar. 02, 2006

Zsh 4.3.2 Released

Languages :: Shell

Zsh 4.3.2 has been released. Zsh is a UNIX shell and scripting language, drawing from bash, ksh, and tcsh, in addition to adding original features.

This release fixes two compilation problems with 4.3.1.

Feb. 28, 2006

Zsh 4.3.1 Released

Languages :: Shell

Zsh 4.3.1 has been released. Zsh is a UNIX shell and scripting language, drawing from bash, ksh, and tcsh, in addition to adding original features.

This release includes: initial support for multibyte characters in the shell's line editor, enhancements to the shell syntax and supplied functions, plus other changes and fixes.

Feb. 20, 2006

Zsh 4.3.0-dev-5 Released

Languages :: Shell

Zsh 4.3.0-dev-5 has been released. Zsh is a UNIX shell and scripting language, drawing from bash, ksh, and tcsh, in addition to adding original features.

This release includes: a fix for the completion of multibyte characters, a --disable-dynamic-nss configuration flag, plus other changes.

Dec. 05, 2005

Zsh 4.2.6 Released

Languages :: Shell

Zsh 4.2.6 has been released. Zsh is an interactive UNIX shell and scripting language, drawing from bash, ksh, and tcsh, in addition to adding original features.

This release includes enhancements to the completion functions, and bugfixes.

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