Dennis Kaarsemaker dennis at kaarsemaker.net
Fri Sep 15 20:12:20 BST 2006

On vr, 2006-09-15 at 11:57 -0700, Constantine Evans wrote:
> It should also be noted that even ignoring the speed increases in
> shell scripts, using dash for /bin/sh should also cause significant
> speed increases in python scripts making heavy use of os.system(), and
> ruby scripts using system(), and so on, unless I am mistaken about
> their use of /bin/sh.

*anything* that (ab)uses /bin/sh for running commands will benefit.
Dennis K.

Time is an illusion, lunchtime doubly so.
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: This is a digitally signed message part
Url : https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-devel/attachments/20060915/552ccded/attachment.pgp 

More information about the ubuntu-devel mailing list