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libbash is a tool that enables bash dynamic-like shared libraries. It does this by managing bash scripts that contain functions you may want to use in various scripts. It is currently provided in Debian, Slackware, Gobolinux, CCux Linux, NimbleX, and FrugalWare.

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Recent releases

  •  04 Sep 2009 12:47

    Release Notes: This release moves the locks directory to /tmp/.dirlock-$USER, fixes man pages to show volume names, greatly simplifies the locks testing script, and moves the library man pages to section 3 again to match standards and avoid collisions.

    •  11 May 2009 18:16

      Release Notes: The licensing has changed to the GPLv3. There are Debian packaging fixes.

      •  11 Jun 2008 23:37

        Release Notes: A multi-word bug in the getopts library has been fixed. Debian packages have been added.

        •  09 May 2006 18:20

          Release Notes: The last getopts change seemed to disable the ability to use '-e','-n', and '-E', being valid 'echo' parameters. This has been fixed.

          •  02 May 2006 09:52

            Release Notes: getopts is now able to handle values that contain white spaces and returns 1 if a parameter that is not on the list was given instead of just exiting.


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