Korn and Bash Shell Programming

Korn and Bash Shell Programming Course Description

Duration: 5.00 days (40 hours)

Price: $3,525.00

Learn effective methods to create and use KornShell and Bourne Again Shell (bash) scripts and utilities. Shell scripts are often the key to becoming a productive AIX or Linux system administrator. During this course you will write simple programs that demonstrate your ability to write shell scripts in either an AIX or Linux environment.

Basic programming concepts are not taught in this course.

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Intended Audience for this Korn and Bash Shell Programming Course

  • » This intermediate course is for experienced system administrators, programmers, application developers, and end users.

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Korn and Bash Shell Programming Course Objectives

  • » Distinguish Korn Shell and Bash Shell specific features
  • » Use utilities such as sed and awk to manipulate data
  • » Understand system shell scripts, such as /etc/shutdown
  • » Write useful shell scripts to aid system administration

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Korn and Bash Shell Programming Course Outline

      1. Basic shell concepts
      2. Shell variables and positional parameters
      3. Flow control in a shell script
      4. Testing of return codes and traps
      5. Functions and typeset
      6. Shell features such as arithmetic and string handling
      7. Using regular expressions
      8. Using grep, sed, awk and other AIX utilities

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Skills Assessment

We ensure your success by asking all students to take a FREE Skill Assessment test. These short, instructor-written tests are an objective measure of your current skills that help us determine whether or not you will be able to meet your goals by attending this course at your current skill level. If we determine that you need additional preparation or training in order to gain the most value from this course, we will recommend cost-effective solutions that you can use to get ready for the course.

Our required skill-assessments ensure that:

  1. All students in the class are at a comparable skill level, so the class can run smoothly without beginners slowing down the class for everyone else.
  2. NetCom students enjoy one of the industry's highest success rates, and pass rates when a certification exam is involved.
  3. We stay committed to providing you real value. Again, your success is paramount; we will register you only if you have the skills to succeed.
This assessment is for your benefit and best taken without any preparation or reference materials, so your skills can be objectively measured.

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