Linux Shell Scripting Tutorial: A Beginner's Handbook
by Vivek G. Gite
Publisher: nixCraft 2002
This tutorial is designed for beginners who wish to learn the basics of shell scripting/programming plus introduction to power tools such as awk, sed, etc. This document contains examples rather than all the features of shell.
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