Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook

Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook

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This book is written in cookbook style and it offers learning through recipes with examples and illustrations. Each recipe contains step-by-step instructions about everything necessary to execute a particular task. The book is designed so that you can read it from start to end for beginner's or just open up any chapter and start following the recipes as a reference for advanced users. If you are a beginner or an intermediate user who wants to master the skill of quickly writing scripts to perform various tasks without reading the entire man pages, this book is for you. You can start writing scripts and one-liners by simply looking at the similar recipe and its descriptions without any working knowledge of shell scripting or Linux. Intermediate/advanced users as well as system adminstrators/ developers and programmers can use this book as a reference when they face problems while coding.
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Product details

  • Electronic book text | 360 pages
  • Packt Publishing Limited
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • 1849513775
  • 9781849513777

About Sarath Lakshman

Sarath Lakshman is a 20 year old hackivist of Free and Open Source Software from India. He is well known as the developer of SLYNUX GNU/Linux distribution and he has contributed to various open source projects which includes PiTiVi video editor project, Fedora Project, Pardus Linux project and Ubuntu. He had successfully participated in Google Summer of Code Programs 2008,2009 and 2010. He maintains an active blog and is reachable at
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