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FS#33694 - [filesystem] update "shells" file

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Xyne (Xyne) - Sunday, 03 February 2013, 21:23 GMT
Last edited by Allan McRae (Allan) - Sunday, 03 February 2013, 23:48 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Core
Status Closed
Assigned To Allan McRae (Allan)
Tom Gundersen (tomegun)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 4
Private No


The included "shells" file still specifies shell paths in /bin. It should be updated to specify shell paths in /usr/bin to avoid confusion and other issues (e.g.

I think it would make sense to gradually change the paths in the file to provide a smooth transition with e.g. /bin/bash and /usr/bin/bash co-existing in the file as long as the /bin/bash symlink exists.


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Closed by  Allan McRae (Allan)
Sunday, 03 February 2013, 23:48 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:  FS#33677
Comment by Allan McRae (Allan) - Sunday, 03 February 2013, 23:48 GMT
/bin/bash is the standard path. Bash bieng in both /usr/bin and /bin is to help transition the /bin directory into a symlink.