Red Hat Linux Shell Programming and Utilities

4 Day Course
Hands On
Official Linux Curriculum

This course has been retired. The Linux Bash Shell Programming course is recommended as an alternative.


Topics Covered: (20 topics)

  • Review of Bash Shell Features
  • Review of Shell Scripting Fundamentals
  • Review of Program Control Constructs
  • Conditional Operators and Arithmetic Operations
  • Handling Command Line Arguments, Variables and Arrays
  • User Interaction and the read Command
  • User-defined Functions
  • Here Documents
  • Interrupt Handling
  • Co-processes
  • Head and Tail Utilities
  • Cut and Paste Utilities
  • File Comparison Utilities
  • Splitting Large Files
  • Investigating Files using cat and od
  • Using the Translation Utility tr
  • Regular Expression Notation
  • Locating text with grep, fgrep and egrep
  • Editing Text Files with sed
  • Processing Text Files with gawk


Delegates should have attended: Using Red Hat Linux or have similar skills and knowledge.

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