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    A question on shell


    Hi folks,

    How to test which shell is running on the OS. TIA

    B.R.
    satimis

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    Try
    Code:
    echo $SHELL

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    Quote Originally Posted by anomie
    Try
    Code:
    echo $SHELL
    Tks

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    Re: A question on shell

    Using #> echo $0 to show the currently used shell , since all shells support $0



    Quote Originally Posted by satimis
    Hi folks,

    How to test which shell is running on the OS. TIA

    B.R.
    satimis

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