Introduction to the Bash Shell on Mac OS and Linux

This course introduces you to the basic concepts and commands you need to start using Bash on Linux and Mac OS X.
Course info
Rating
(651)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jul 2, 2013
Duration
3h 29m
Table of contents
Overview
First Steps
Basic File Management
Using Bash More Effectively
Filtering and Processing Text
Jobs and Processes
Customization
Description
Course info
Rating
(651)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jul 2, 2013
Duration
3h 29m
Description

The command line is one of the most important tools for a Linux/UNIX power user. Bash is the default login shell on Linux and Mac OS, and adding it to your skillset will open up a whole new world of possibilities. For one thing, it gives you access to a huge number of command line utilities, simplifying many everyday tasks. But Bash also provides you with a powerful scripting language for automating just about anything. For remote access and system administration, Bash is an absolute must.

About the author
About the author

After years of working in software development, Reindert-Jan Ekker has decided to pursue another passion of his: education. He currently works as a college professor of Computer Science in the Netherlands, teaching many subjects like web development, algorithms and data structures and Scrum.

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