How to Change Shell to Bash

If you’d like to change your shell to bash you can first view your shell by entering the following at the command line:

  • echo $SHELL

To change your shell to bash you’ll need to know it’s location. For FreeBSD enter the following to change your shell:

  • chsh -s /usr/local/bin/bash

Post written by Ed Reckers

Founder and lead web development consultant at Red Bridge Internet : San Francisco WordPress Developers and Consultants.

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