Learning the bash Shell: Unix Shell Programming (In a Nutshell (O'Reilly))

Learning the bash Shell: Unix Shell Programming (In a Nutshell (O'Reilly))

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Product Features

  • Step-by-step tutorials with lots of how-to illustrations
  • Extensive bibliographical information to provide ample reference material
  • The only book based on the actual Unix shell commands, rather than just explaining them in words

Product Overview

  • Publisher : O'Reilly Media; Third edition (April 19, 2005)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 354 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0596009658
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0596009656
  • Item Weight : 1.25 pounds
  • Dimensions : 7 x 0.9 x 9.19 inches

About Learning the bash Shell: Unix Shell Programming (In a Nutshell (O'Reilly))

The Learning the bash Shell guide is perfect for users that want to get started with the Linux shell. This book covers everything from installation basics to detailed programming examples. You'll be able to take advantage of the latest updates with ease, and learn how to effectively communicate with your system.

Top Positive Reviews

  • Teaches you Bash Shell programming in a nutshell
  • Written by experts who bring years of experience and teaching to the table
  • Concise, easy-to-read guide that is packed with information
  • Perfect for those with some basic Unix shell programming knowledge

Top Negative Reviews

  • 90's user manual for bash republished in 2005 without substantial updates. Feels very outdated in 2015.
  • Confusing

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