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CHAPTER 12
Creating Scripts
In this chapter, you will learn about
•  Working with shell scripts
•  Creating a basic scripts
•  Using control structures in scripts
•  Processing text streams
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One of the cool things about Linux is the fact that it allows you to create your own powerful shell scripts that you can run right from your shell prompt. A shell script is a text file that contains a series of commands that are executed by the shell. Shell scripts can be used to run a series of Linux programs with a single command. They can also be used to ...

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