Linux Shell Scripting Tutorial – A Beginner\’s handbook

2010-04-11 0 words 0 mins read

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<a class="zem_slink freebase/en/unix_shell" title="Unix shell" rel="wikipedia" href="">Linux Shell Scripting Tutorial – A Beginner&#8217;s handbook —

This book is for students and Linux System Administrators. It provides the skills to read, write, and debug <a title="Linux" href="">Linux <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/shell_script" title="Shell script" rel="wikipedia" href="">shell scripts using <a title="Bash" href="">bash <a title="Shell" href="">shell. The book begins by describing <a title="Linux" href="">Linux and simple scripts to automate frequently executed commands and continues by describing conditional logic, <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/interactivity" title="Interactivity" rel="wikipedia" href="">user interaction, loops, menus, traps, and functions. Finally, book covers various sys admin related scripts such as making a backup, using <a class="zem_slink freebase/guid/9202a8c04000641f80000000045c9c5b" title="Cron" rel="wikipedia" href="">cron jobs, writing interactive tools, web based tools, remote login, ftp and database backup related scripts. This book is intended for Linux <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/system_administrator" title="System administrator" rel="wikipedia" href="">system administrators or students who have mastered the basics of a Linux Operating System. You should be able to:

  • Login to local or remote Linux system.
  • Use basic Linux commands, such as cp, mv, rm, man,less, chmod and others.
  • Create and edit text files in vi or any other <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/text_editor" title="Text editor" rel="wikipedia" href="">text editor.
  • <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/graphical_user_interface" title="Graphical user interface" rel="wikipedia" href="">GUI is not required except for interactive <a class="zem_slink freebase/en/gtkplus" title="GTK+" rel="homepage" href="">GTK+ based GUI scripts.

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Authored By Amit Agarwal

Amit Agarwal, Linux and Photography are my hobbies.Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

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