Subject: pkg/11376: package submission for shells/esh
To: None <>
From: Jason Beegan <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 11/01/2000 19:13:31
>Number:         11376
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       package submission for shells/esh
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    pkg-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Wed Nov 01 19:06:18 PST 2000
>Originator:     Jason Beegan
>Release:        1.5_ALPHA NetBSD

System: NetBSD 1.5_ALPHA NetBSD 1.5_ALPHA (Kurwenal) #0: Thu Oct 5 19:05:34 PDT 2000 i386

I would like to submit a package to the pkgsrc collection.
You will find it at

Unix shell with Lisp-like syntax


   `esh' was primarily written out of a need for a simple and
lightweight shell for Unix. As such, it deviates completely from all of
the traditional shells, opting instead for a Lisp-like syntax. This
allows exceptionally small size, both in terms of lines of code and
memory consumption, while retaining remarkable flexibility and