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Making sure you are on a Bash shell #1033
in your 'introduction the shell' unit, there is a section called "The Shell" where you mention that the lesson applies to the Bash shell. The assumption is that the students will be using a Bash shell, but why don't you use the command ps to confirm that the actual shell they are using is Bash. thanks, yectli
This is briefly alluded to in the Setup section:
Maybe I'm wrong, but it seems like it would be a very rare scenario for a learner to be using a unix shell other than bash. It might be better for an instructor/helper to deal with such cases individually if they come up.
A downside of having everyone do this check as part of episode 1 would be that the output of