Shell Scripting Recipes: A Problem-solution Approach by Chris JohnsonShell Scripting Recipes: A Problem-solution Approach by Chris Johnson

Shell Scripting Recipes: A Problem-solution Approach

byChris Johnson

Paperback | May 9, 2005

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This book is geared towards any Unix user who doesn't want to spend time creating or testing shell scripts. Instead, Shell Scripting Recipes dissects and explains over 150 much-needed and practical real-world examples, and then shows the reader how and when to appropriately use them.

Because most scripts found in this book are POSIX (Portable Operating System Interface)-compliant, they are supported by many of the major shell variants, including Bash, ksh and sh, among others. File conversion, system administration, and resource monitoring are just a few of the topics covered in this highly practical shell scripting reference.

Chris F.A. Johnson was introduced to Unix in 1990 and learned shell scripting because there was no C compiler on the system. His first major project was a menu-driven, user-extensible database system with report generator. Chris uses the shell as his primary, general-purpose programming language, and his projects have included a member...
Title:Shell Scripting Recipes: A Problem-solution ApproachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:448 pagesPublished:May 9, 2005Publisher:ApressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1590594711

ISBN - 13:9781590594711