Tuesday, March 08, 2005

Learning Bash

On more than one occasion last week, I found myself in need of a quick thrown together shell script. In the sprite of sharpening the ax, I studied the Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide. After learning the capability of Bash scripting -- string manipulation, loop and conditional structure, I realized many chores I used to write in Python/Ruby can be easily done in Bash.

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