Subject: Re: bin/4167: WIBNI sh supported file/command/etc completion?
To: Ted Lemon <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Dustin Sallings <email@example.com>
Date: 09/27/1997 18:13:19
> I'm a very fast typist, and I still get a great deal of benefit out of
> shell history recall, command line editing and filename completion.
> I don't particularly care if it's in sh, since I don't use sh, but if
> other people do use sh and do care, I think it's perfectly reasonable
> to add it. I don't understand this macho desire to prevent all
> ease-of-use upgrades - if you want to be macho, use MS-DOS! I mean,
> who really *needs* multiprocessing?
I don't know anyone who uses /bin/sh as their login shell who is
concerned about ease of use.