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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 Drovers bashed away at the Aberavon line, but did not have the invention to deceive a wonderfully brave defence.
Lauderdale at the grand piano struck a note somewhere between Liberace and Elton John as he bashed away with stylized precision, frequently turning to grin at the audience.
He loved the written word and in latter years bashed away on his computer, writing memoirs and savouring the manner in which phrases could be moved around and improved.
As a designer I was shocked to discover the seating materials used seemed to be of cheap alloy - a mixture so soft a young person could have easily bashed away at them with minimum effort.
I bashed away at the box for a while, but Daisy just got bored and moved on to another present.