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Re: /bin/tcsh not in default install anymore?



Bill Nottingham <notting redhat com> wrote:
> Thomas J. Baker (tjb unh edu) said: 
> > Is it a bug or a feature that tcsh is no longer installed by default
> > anymore? Maybe it was never explicitly listed but something pulled it in
> > on a default install? Most people around here use it as their shell.
> 
> It was done in August for rawhide/f8, mainly because nothing required it,
> and it is easy to add for new installs later.

I seem to remember it was required for Perl's globbing operator.
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