tcsh on 2.11BSD

Gael Queri gqueri at
Sat Jun 10 07:20:51 AEST 2000

On Fri, Jun 09, 2000 at 08:13:49AM -0500, Jason T. Miller wrote:
> > I thought there was a port of an early tcsh to 2.*BSD? Maybe I have poor
> > memory. Anyway, I believe that Minix has a very tiny editline(), which
> > could be squeezed into the 2.11BSD csh to give you command-line editing.
> Yup. There's a tcsh included in 2.11BSD; thing is, I'm partial to the
> Bourne shell. Hence, a project.
And did you try to do something with pdksh? It's smaller than tcsh
and it has filename completion and support for reentrant history
(contrary to bash)

look at

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