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Unix and Linux: Visual QuickStart Guide, Fourth Edition by Eric J. Ray, Deborah S. Ray

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Chapter 9. Running Scripts and Programs

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Throughout this book, you’ve been running scripts and programs by typing commands and pressing Chapter Contents. The commands zoom along to the Unix system, which responds by obediently doing whatever the command or script dictates. In doing this, you run the commands and scripts—called jobs in this context—right then and there. ...

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