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Package: dash (0.5.12-6 and others) [essential]

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POSIX-compliant shell

The Debian Almquist Shell (dash) is a POSIX-compliant shell derived from ash.

Since it executes scripts faster than bash, and has fewer library dependencies (making it more robust against software or hardware failures), it is used as the default system shell on Debian systems.

Tags: Implemented in: C, User Interface: Command Shell, Role: Program, Scope: Utility

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Architecture Version Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 0.5.12-6 93.2 kB264.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 0.5.12-6 89.9 kB191.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 0.5.12-6 86.9 kB199.0 kB [list of files]
armel 0.5.12-6 83.4 kB178.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 0.5.12-6 82.1 kB146.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 0.5.12-6 87.0 kB184.0 kB [list of files]
i386 0.5.12-6 94.3 kB202.0 kB [list of files]
ia64 (unofficial port) 0.5.12-6 105.5 kB317.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 0.5.12-6 84.1 kB174.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 0.5.12-6 91.3 kB274.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 0.5.12-6 94.9 kB263.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 0.5.12-6 95.9 kB263.0 kB [list of files]
riscv64 0.5.12-6+b1 93.9 kB185.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 0.5.12-6 88.0 kB203.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 0.5.12-6 94.2 kB199.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 0.5.12-6 82.3 kB1,098.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 0.5.12-6 89.9 kB182.0 kB [list of files]