Linux Shell Programming for Beginners
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Linux Shell Programming for Beginners

The Complete course to master Bash shell scripting for Linux
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4.4 (179 ratings)
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Last updated 5/2016
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Includes:
  • 9.5 hours on-demand video
  • 12 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Learn professional shell scripting skills
  • Learn to create efficient scripts for mundane tasks
  • Do routine tasks faster
  • Learn inner workings of the bash shell
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Requirements
  • Basic knowledge of Linux is required for this course
Description

Want to feel like an awesome spy hacker similar to the one in the movies that opens a command line terminal and manages to complete complicated tasks using a few simple codes? Well, this can be a reality using BASH.

A huge chunk of a programmer’s time is wasted in trying to repeat codes and processes, especially when it comes to working with UNIX or Linux. The constant commands that are required to program or create systems is a tedious and long process.

Well, here’s how you can eliminate that and save a whole buncha time – BASH

Bourne Again Shell, more popularly known as BASH is a UNIX/Linux shell and a command line interpreter that runs commands from a standard input file. This shell comes with a nifty feature that allows you to reduce the amount of commands that you have to call personally by automating them.

Our Shell Scripting course has been specifically designed to teach you how to use BASH to shave hours from your coding practice. Learn how to write shell scripts, learn how command history, echo command and even variables work, along with how to automate simple and complex commands. This BASH tutorial doesn’t even require you to have previously worked with BASH. All it needs is for you to be familiar with UNIX or Linux and have a machine that runs UNIX or Linux – that’s it! That’s all you need to be on your way to learning automation.

The course starts at the very beginning including what is BASH, what are shells, what do you  mean by shell scripts, customizing your shell, difference between a shell script and an interactive shell, command line-options, statements, loops and so much more.

In addition to providing you with theoretic information about BASH and Shell Scripting, the course will also give numerous examples at every step to get you familiar with how scripting works and what happens when you execute a certain script. Additionally, you will also be provided with all the scripts that were used by the instructor to try on your own.

Learn how to write well documented, modular, efficient and complex shell scripts, automate daily routines, basic programming concepts such as loops, commands and statements, how to effectively write command line processing, process management and even manipulate command-line functions.

So, what are you waiting for? Click Enroll and unleash the power of scripts!

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who wants to be a skilled linux user and developer will find this course useful
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Curriculum For This Course
41 Lectures
09:32:41
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Course Introduction
1 Lecture 03:02
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Introduction to Bash
3 Lectures 49:33


Running jobs in the background
16:55

Introduction to Bash Quiz
5 questions
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Command Line Tips and Tricks
3 Lectures 50:35

The vi editing mode
16:40


Command Line Tips and Tricks Quiz
4 questions
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Customizing your Shell
5 Lectures 01:11:21
The BASH environment
15:05

Shell options
14:19

Single and double quotes
15:14

The shell prompt variables
15:09

The CDPATH variable
11:34

Customizing your Shell Quiz
5 questions
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Understanding Shell Scripts
6 Lectures 01:18:01
Shell Programming Essentials
15:50

Positional Variables
15:47

Manipulating variables in place Part A
10:28

Manipulating variables in place Part B
11:55

Using patterns in string operations
16:27

Assigning command output to variables
07:34

Understanding Shell Scripts Quiz
4 questions
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Condition and Loops
5 Lectures 01:12:49
Deciision Making
18:56

More elegant ways of testing conditions
12:49

Testing for integers Part A
10:18

Testing for integers Part B
10:54

The select statement
19:52

Condition and Loops Quiz
4 questions
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Command Line Options
6 Lectures 01:26:32
Command-line options
19:45

More Complex options: the getopts command
14:49

LAB: adding more opions to highest.st
15:21

Increment and decrement operators
15:34

The for loop revisited Part A
10:30

The for loop revisited Part B
10:33
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Bash Input Output
3 Lectures 50:46
BASH I/O
15:55

The echo command
16:48

LAB: enhancing the log rotation script
18:03
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Process Management
4 Lectures 52:04
Process Management
16:00

Process signals
13:45

Reacting to signals Part A
10:38

Reacting to signals Part B
11:41
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Bash Administration
3 Lectures 37:13
BASH Administration
13:18

Setting default file permissions Part A
10:18

Setting default file permissions Part B
13:37
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