Subject: Re: csh vs. tcsh
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Blaz Zupan <email@example.com>
Date: 08/01/1995 11:04:53
> Some people want the facilities of tcsh, while others do not
> want the bloat....
> Question: Why not add the same command line functionality to the
> NetBSD csh that sh already has!?
> Excellent idea, in fact I just wanted to suggest that.
> To most people I know the addition of command line editing to
> csh would mean more than all the other features of tcsh...
Yes this is true. The only two things I miss about the BSD csh
is command line editing and the possibility to put meta-characters
(like %/) into the prompt. I could live without the second, but
I simply can't live without command line editing.
Blaz Zupan, Ljubljanska 19/b, 62000 Maribor, Slovenia
firstname.lastname@example.org, 2:380/104.40, GMIZO::BLAZ