Training: Basic Shell Scripting
February 28 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
For anyone who works in a Linux/Unix environment, a working knowledge of shell scripting is essential and will boost their efficiency and productivity tremendously. For this tutorial, we will focus on bash as it is one of the most popular shells. This tutorial will include topics such as creating simple bash scripts, flow control, command line arguments, regex, grep, awk and sed. This is a practical tutorial, so we will provide examples and/or hands-on exercises for most of the covered materials.
- LONI or LSU HPC account
- Familiarity with Linux/Unix
- Editors such as vi or emacs
- SSH client such as Putty for Windows