In this chapter, you will learn about
• Working with shell scripts
• Creating a basic scripts
• Using control structures in scripts
• Processing text streams
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 ...