From Microsoft Watch
However, Microsoft is planning to make its alternative to Unix and Linux command-line scripting available as part of Exchange 12, due next year. Yet another piece of technology originally expected to surface in Longhorn looks as if it won’t make it into the product.
The latest element to get the ax is "Monad," aka the Microsoft Shell (MSH) that Microsoft has touted as its alternative to the scripting shells that Unix and Linux programmers know and love.
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