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Date:      Thu, 6 Apr 2000 15:31:51 -0700 (PDT)
From:      Matthew Dillon <dillon@apollo.backplane.com>
To:        "David O'Brien" <obrien@freebsd.org>
Cc:        arch@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: Import of tcsh into src/contrib/, replacing src/usr.bin/csh
Message-ID:  <200004062231.PAA91344@apollo.backplane.com>
References:  <20000406134916.A23265@dragon.nuxi.com> <200004062121.OAA90627@apollo.backplane.com> <20000406144740.B25177@dragon.nuxi.com>

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:On Thu, Apr 06, 2000 at 02:21:36PM -0700, Matthew Dillon wrote:
:>     I don't think we can replace /bin/csh with tcsh, for compatibility
:>     reasons.  Thousands upon thousands of scripts use csh and the risk
:>     is just too great that we might break some of them.
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:Show me one.

    Prove that there isn't one.  You are willing to replace a critical
    system program with one that has diverged from its base for years
    and to hell with anyone who might be broken by it?

    Prove there isn't one.

						-Matt





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