[Ilugc] changing shell and finding it (echo $0 works)

codeshepherd codeshepherd at gmail.com
Thu Jun 22 18:16:54 IST 2006


Ashok Antony wrote:
> Hi all
>
> whener  I login into my unix box, it used to place me in cshell ( which is my login shell ).
>
> from the login shell If I change it to bash
>
> then If I execute a the following echo $SHELL
>
> still then it shows 
>
> /bin/csh
>
> how to check my current shell where I am working
>   
echo $0 works!!
good luck
Deepan
www.codeshepherd.com
> anthony.
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