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bash

Bourne Again SHell. GNU's command interpreter for Unix. Bash is a Posix-compatible shell with full Bourne shell syntax, and some C shell commands built in. The Bourne Again Shell supports Emacs-style command-line editing, job control, functions, and on-line help. Written by Brian Fox of UCSB.

The latest version is 1.14.1. It includes a yacc parser, the interpreter and documentation.

ftp://ftp.gnu.org/bash-1.14.1.tar.gz or from a GNU archive site. E-mail: <bug-bash@gnu.org>. Usenet newsgroup: news:gnu.bash.bug.
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The only way for the condition to get better is to stop bashing away at a keyboard.
Frantic-looking Racing Post hacks bashing away in the press room is a particularly amusing image.
INVENTORS are often thought of as white coat wearing laboratory dwellers tinkering with test tubes and bashing away at computers.
It is shocking too - the gruelling conditions of work, the non-stop bashing away for gold in this mine near Johannesburg in South Africa.
Hills had been bashing away with his whip from the two pole and it was only in the final few strides that he put the stick down but even then he was still riding vigorously.
The Lions have been bashing away for seven weeks now and the wear and tear on the squad is starting to show.
I spent four months in the winter trying to get my old feel back and I've just done another three weeks bashing away on Misery Hill when I could have been at home with my wife.
So you often find guys just bashing away at a scrum machine for hours on end so just to be able to pass on a few of my experiences and for them to find out what works for them and what doesn't, hopefully they were able to take something away from the experience.
Ewan mimicks director Allen bashing away anxiously on a typewriter Pictures: RANKIN/MEAN MAGAZINE; On US mag's cover; Striking a nervous pose as famously neurotic Allen; Dream role.
He loved playing the piano and saxaphone and bashing away on his brother's drums.
ADAS kept bashing away while Cranfield University came up with something called a `smart stick'.
You would probably have seen our traditional secretary bashing away on her typewriter, taking down copious shorthand notes and making umpteen cups of coffee for a distant boss who is only too aware of the yawning gap between management and secretarial staff,' says Paul Newman, sales and marketing director of Extra Personnel.