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Sunday, July 4, 2010
Connect Spotlight on Unix to Ubuntu
Spotlight on Unix is a graphical monitoring application made by Quest Software. Unfortunately, it doesn't work with Ubuntu. To get it to work, you have to reconfigure /bin/sh to spawn a BASH shell. By default, /bin/sh spawns a DASH shell. Do
Choose no. Spotlight on Unix should now work with your Ubuntu machine. Be aware that this could break any package that specifically relies on DASH.