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Hello, World: Your First Shell Program

  • Chris F. A. Johnson
  • Jayant Varma

Abstract

A shell script is a file containing one or more commands that you would type on the command line. This chapter describes how to create such a file and make it executable. It also covers some other issues surrounding shell scripts, including what to name the files, where to put them, and how to run them.

Keywords

Command Line Word Processor Path Variable Text Editor Shell Script 
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Copyright information

© Chris F. A. Johnson and Jayant Varma 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  • Chris F. A. Johnson
    • 1
  • Jayant Varma
    • 1
  1. 1.OntarioCanada

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