Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook, Second Edition

Don’t neglect the shell – this book will empower you to use simple commands to perform complex tasks. Whether you’re a casual or advanced Linux user, the cookbook approach makes it all so brilliantly accessible and, above all, useful.

Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook, Second Edition

Shantanu Tushar, Sarath Lakshman

12 customer reviews
Don’t neglect the shell – this book will empower you to use simple commands to perform complex tasks. Whether you’re a casual or advanced Linux user, the cookbook approach makes it all so brilliantly accessible and, above all, useful.
Mapt Subscription
FREE
$30.00/m after trial
eBook
$5.40
RRP $26.99
Save 79%
Print + eBook
$44.99
RRP $44.99
What do I get with a Mapt subscription?
  • Unlimited access to all Packt’s 6,000+ eBooks and Videos
  • 100+ new titles a month, learning paths, assessments & code files
  • 1 Free eBook or Video to download and keep every month after trial
What do I get with an eBook?
  • Download this book in EPUB, PDF, MOBI formats
  • DRM FREE - read and interact with your content when you want, where you want, and how you want
  • Access this title in the subscription reader
What do I get with Print & eBook?
  • Get a paperback copy of the book delivered to you
  • Download this book in EPUB, PDF, MOBI formats
  • DRM FREE - read and interact with your content when you want, where you want, and how you want
  • Access this title in the subscription reader
What do I get with a Video?
  • Download this Video course in MP4 format
  • DRM FREE - read and interact with your content when you want, where you want, and how you want
  • Access this title in the subscription reader
$0.00
$5.40
$44.99
$29.99 p/m after trial
RRP $26.99
RRP $44.99
Subscription
eBook
Print + eBook
Start 14 Day Trial

Frequently bought together


Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook, Second Edition Book Cover
Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook, Second Edition
$ 26.99
$ 5.40
Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook - Third Edition Book Cover
Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook - Third Edition
$ 39.99
$ 28.00
Buy 2 for $22.90
Save $44.08
Add to Cart

Book Details

ISBN 139781782162742
Paperback384 pages

Book Description

The shell remains one of the most powerful tools on a computer system — yet a large number of users are unaware of how much one can accomplish with it. Using a combination of simple commands, we will see how to solve complex problems in day to day computer usage.

Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook, Second Edition will take you through useful real-world recipes designed to make your daily life easy when working with the shell. The book shows the reader how to effectively use the shell to accomplish complex tasks with ease.

The book discusses basics of using the shell, general commands and proceeds to show the reader how to use them to perform complex tasks with ease.

Starting with the basics of the shell, we will learn simple commands with their usages allowing us to perform operations on files of different kind. The book then proceeds to explain text processing, web interaction and concludes with backups, monitoring and other sysadmin tasks.

Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook, Second Edition serves as an excellent guide to solving day to day problems using the shell and few powerful commands together to create solutions.

Table of Contents

What You Will Learn

  • Explore a variety of regular usage tasks and how it can be made faster using shell command
  • Write shell scripts that can dig data from web and process it with few lines of code
  • Use different kinds of tools together to create solutions
  • Interact with simple web API from scripts
  • Perform and automate tasks such as automating backups and restore with archiving tools
  • Create and maintain file/folder archives, compression formats and encrypting techniques with shell
  • Set up Ethernet and Wireless LAN with the shell script
  • Monitor different activities on the network using logging techniques

Authors

Table of Contents

Book Details

ISBN 139781782162742
Paperback384 pages
Read More
From 12 reviews

Read More Reviews

Recommended for You

Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook - Third Edition Book Cover
Linux Shell Scripting Cookbook - Third Edition
$ 39.99
$ 28.00
Learning Linux Shell Scripting Book Cover
Learning Linux Shell Scripting
$ 39.99
$ 28.00
Node.js Web Development - Third Edition Book Cover
Node.js Web Development - Third Edition
$ 35.99
$ 25.20
Working with Linux - Quick Hacks for the Command Line Book Cover
Working with Linux - Quick Hacks for the Command Line
$ 31.99
$ 22.40
Modern Python Cookbook Book Cover
Modern Python Cookbook
$ 39.99
$ 28.00
Linux Utilities Cookbook Book Cover
Linux Utilities Cookbook
$ 26.99
$ 18.90