fish: A shell focused on interactive use, discoverability, and user friendliness1

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Fish, the friendly interactive shell is a shell that is focused on interactive use, discoverability, and user friendliness. The design goal of fish is to give the user a rich set of powerful features in a way that is easy to discover, remember, and use. Fish features a user-friendly and powerful tab-completion, including descriptions of every completion, tab-completion of strings with wildcards, and many completions for specific commands. It also features an extensive and discoverable help system. A special help command gives access to all the fish documentation in your preferred Web browser. Other features include syntax highlighting with extensive error checking, support for the X clipboard, smart terminal handling based on terminfo, an easy to search, no duplicates history.

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Author: liljencrantz <liljencrantz [at] gmail [dot] com>
Maintainer: The T2 Project <t2 [at] t2-project [dot] org>

License: GPL
Status: Stable
Version: 1.22.3

Download: fish-1.22.3.tar.bz2

T2 source: fish.cache
T2 source: fish.desc

Build time (on reference hardware): 15% (relative to binutils)2

Installed size (on reference hardware): 2.67 MB, 370 files

Dependencies (build time detected): 00-dirtree autoconf automake bash binutils bzip2 cf coreutils diffutils doxygen findutils gawk gcc gettext glibc grep imake libice libsm libx11 libxau libxcb libxext libxt linux-header m4 make mktemp ncurses net-tools perl sed sysfiles tar texinfo util-linux xproto

Installed files (on reference hardware): [show]

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2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).