Korn shell

Updated: 10/11/2017 by Computer Hope

When referring to Unix, Linux, or a variant, Korn shell refers to a shell used to navigate through the command line. If available, the user can execute the Korn shell by typing ksh (k for korn and sh for shell).

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  • Additional information about Korn is available on our ksh command page.

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