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Bash Guide

by Maarten Billemont

Bash Guide

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Book Description

This guide aims to aid people interested in learning to work with BASH. It aspires to teach good practice techniques for using BASH, and writing simple scripts.

This guide is targeted at beginning users. It assumes no advanced knowledge - just the ability to login to a Unix-like system and open a command-line (terminal) interface. It will help if you know how to use a text editor; we will not be covering editors, nor do we endorse any particular editor choice. Familiarity with the fundamental Unix tool set, or with other programming languages or programming concepts, is not required, but those who have such knowledge may understand some of the examples more quickly.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Bash Guide ebook for free in PDF format (0.8 MB).

Table of Contents

Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Commands and Arguments
Chapter 3
Special Characters
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Input and Output
Chapter 9
Compound Commands
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Job Control
Chapter 12

Book Details

Bash Guide
Computer Science
PDF Size
0.8 MB

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