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Date:      Sat, 2 May 2020 06:42:14 +0200
From:      Polytropon <freebsd@edvax.de>
To:        "Steve O'Hara-Smith" <steve@sohara.org>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: VirtualBox binary not existing
Message-ID:  <20200502064214.54cb67ec.freebsd@edvax.de>
In-Reply-To: <20200501172441.4e3e8361f5d0e303b131fe0f@sohara.org>
References:  <FC3D3CCF-609E-4E0A-B766-CF83ED1F91F4@kukulies.org> <c909fcb0-b36f-0ad6-a29e-6fb1ba25e9a0@fastmail.com> <2EB69D33-65A6-4818-A74E-0DA8605C6516@kukulies.org> <20200501172441.4e3e8361f5d0e303b131fe0f@sohara.org>

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On Fri, 1 May 2020 17:24:41 +0100, Steve O'Hara-Smith wrote:
> On Fri, 1 May 2020 18:09:53 +0200
> Christoph Kukulies <kuku@kukulies.org> wrote:
> 
> > I was used to use sh (Bourne sh) under root 21 years ago. So I switched
> > it back from csh to sh. Wondering why they switched to csh anyway. It is
> > a tastelessness. ;)
> 
> 	Tradition, csh has been a BSD thing forever.

A local derivate from UNIX System III, called WEGA (developed
by ZFT/KEAW-WAE for the EAW P8000 family of workstations), also
uses the C shell, even for system startup, so it's quite possible
due to the "cloning nature of development" that the original
System III also used the C shell extensively.

History. :-)



-- 
Polytropon
Magdeburg, Germany
Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
Andra moi ennepe, Mousa, ...



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