Bourne Shell

The Bourne shell (sh) is a shell, or command-line interpreter, for computer operating systems.The Bourne shell was the default Unix shell of Unix Version 7. Most Unix-like systems continue to have /bin/sh—which will be the Bourne shell, or a symbolic link or hard link to a compatible shell even when other shells are used by most users.Developed by Stephen Bourne at Bell Labs, it was a replacement for the Thompson shell, whose executable file had the same name—sh. It was released in 1977 in the Version 7 Unix release distributed to colleges and universities.
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  • Linux Shell

    … Linux shell were the only user interface available on a Unix based computer. Today it support using a ( GUI ) interface, and that’s a graphical user interface beside the command line interface ( CLI ) such as the shell. On most Linux systems there is a program called ( bash ) which stands for ( Bourne Again Shell ) an enhanced version…

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