> When in an arbitrary terminal of an arbitrary Desktop Environment, how
> would I determine which shell is in use?
To find out what shell is the login shell type
To find out what shell you are running type
To run the Korn shell type
To kill the shell you are currenting using type
To clear bash command history on logout truncate ~.bash_history in
Note that desktop environments do not respect Unix conventions and
standards so some of the above may not work as expected in some DEs.
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