Subject: Re: Solaris /bin/ksh still broken (was: Re: pkgsrc SunOS 5.9/sparc bulk build results 20060227.1254)
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Date: 03/14/2006 18:33:06
On Tue, Mar 14, 2006 at 05:59:20PM +0100, Roland Illig wrote:
> I think we can and should do that. The source code of /bin/ksh belongs 
> to the things that are not published as part of OpenSolaris by Sun 
> Microsystems. There must be some strong reason behind. :)

According to Joerg Schilly, it is a hacked up ksh8x. You don't want to
have the source for it :-) When I spoke with him about this issue in
Chemnitz, he suggested the XPG4 shell...