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Unix Shell Scripting Training

Unix Shell Scripting Training covers fundamentals regarding SH (Bourne Shell), CSH and KSH. Scripting is all about making the computer, the tool, do the work and this tutorial assists you in achieving your object.


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Unix Shell Scripting Training

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28 Oct 2016 30
29 Oct 2016 30
30 Oct 2016 30
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Unix is a tool that uses shells to acquire commands given by the user. On the other hand, Scripting is a way by which one can automate these command sequences in order to make it easier and more productive. Frequently used shells are SH (Bourne Shell), CSH and KSH. Most of the other shells, you come across are just variants of these shells. Unix shell Scripting Training deals with built in functions which allow the design of shell scripts, that are stringing together with shell commands and constructs to automate in order to make the process easier for the user.

Unix Shell Scripting Training Overview

This Training makes an emphasis on quality and grooming tricks to establish a solid foundation in understanding the Scripting language with examples on real-time industry requirements. Our trainers are highly talented and have excellent teaching skills. They are well experienced in their relative field.


Unix Shell Scripting Training Curriculum

curriculum_moduleUNIX Background

Introduction about Operating System (OS)
Introduction to UNIX
List of UNIX vendors available in Market
Introduction to various UNIX Implementations
History of UNIX OS Evolution from 1969
Open Source (vs.) Shared source (vs.) Closed source
Is Unix Open Source software?.

curriculum_moduleUNIX (vs.) LINUX

LINUX OS background
Popular LINUX distributions/Vendors
Similarities between Unix & Linux
Differences between Unix & Linux
About POSIX standards.

curriculum_moduleUNIX System Architecture

Hardware, Kernel, Shell, Utilities and User programs
Layers in Unix OS
Unix Servers/Dumb terminals/nodes.

curriculum_moduleUNIX System Features

Multitasking, Multiuser, Easy Portability, Security, Communication.

curriculum_moduleUNIX Day-To-Day Used Commands

System Information commands (uname, date, etc)
Man command and User Related (w, who, etc)
Terminal Related (stty, etc)
Filter commands (more, less, etc)
Miscellaneous commands (cal, banner, clear, etc)
Viewing exit status of commands and Disk Related commands.

curriculum_moduleUNIX File System

Introduction to Unix tree structure
Inode representation
Introduction to 3 types of files – Ordinary, Directory, Special, 3 different ways of new file creation (touch, cat, vi)
File system commands (ls, mkdir, cd, etc)
Wild card characters
File Permissions & security.

curriculum_moduleInput/Output Redirection and Piping

Introduction to Redirection/piping, Output Redirection Example
Input Redirection Example
Error Redirection Example.

curriculum_moduleUNIX Processes

Introduction to Unix processes
Program (vs.) Process
System processes & commands
User processes & commands
Finding processes information using ‘grep’
Background & foreground processing
Kill signal
Setting process priorities
Avoiding hang-ups using ‘nohup’

curriculum_moduleJob Scheduling

Introduction to job scheduling
Run jobs at regular intervals using crontab
Run jobs at specific intervals using ‘at’.

curriculum_moduleUNIX Communication

On-line communication using write, wall, talk, etc.
Offline communication using mail, news, etc.

curriculum_moduleUNIX Environment Variables

Introduction to ‘echo’ command
System defined environment variables
User defined environment variables
Creating user defined environment variables.

curriculum_moduleVI Editor

Introduction to Visual Editor
Understanding 3 basic modes of operations
Cursor Movement commands
Scrolling commands
Editing text commands, Copying and pasting text
Shell commands, Text Buffers, Search commands.

curriculum_moduleUNIX System Files & Default User Settings

Introduction to system files (/etc/passwd)
Creating user aliases ($HOME/.bashrc)
Sourcing environment ($HOME/.bash_profile)
Logout action file ($HOME/.bash_logout).

curriculum_moduleUNIX Shell Scripting

Introduction to Shell
Types of shells
Evolution/History of various Unix shells
Introduction to Shell scripting
Difference between programming and scripting
Steps in handling shell scripts
Writing first shell script – “Hello World…!”.

curriculum_moduleShell Scripting Basic Examples

Adding comments
Displaying output to screen
Variables declaration
Arithmetic operations
Read Input from command line
Interactive Addition program
Positional Parameters
Command Line arguments
Arithmetic operations using command line arguments
Command line arguments using SHIFT operator
Scope of Variables.

curriculum_moduleConditional Statements

Sequence control structure (vs.) decision-making structure
If-then-if statement
If-then-else-if statement
If-then-if-else-if statement TEST command
Case – esac statement
String operations, Examples.

curriculum_moduleFlow Control Statements

For Loop, While loop, Until loop, Loop nesting, Break/continue commands
Examples on For/While/Until
For + ls example
While + case example
If + grep example
For + sed + awk example.

curriculum_moduleCompression & Archive Commands

Introduction to Archiving
Introduction to Compression
Archive (vs.) compression
Creating archives
Compressing & uncompressing files
Compressed Archives.

curriculum_moduleMiscellaneous, but Useful Topics

Transferring files between Unix servers using FTP
Remote login to another Unix server
Starting and shutting down the servers
Writing C programs in Unix OS
Compiling and debugging C programs in Unix OS.

curriculum_moduleAdvanced Shell Scripting (SED, CUT)

SED Introduction
Difference between “” and ‘’, s for substitution
SED Delimiters
Using & as the matched string
SED Multiple instructions
Multiple instructions through script, Printing, Deleting in SED, cut, tr commands
Lab Exercises.

curriculum_moduleAdvanced Shell Scripting (AWK)

AWK Introduction
AWK Basic syntax & Examples
AWK Inbuilt variables (FS, OFS, NR, RS, FILENAME), BEGIN, PRINT, END blocks in AWK
Inbuilt AWK functions (length, Index, sub, substr, tolower, toupper, split), IF Condition, Loops (While, DO … WHILE, FOR), Break – Continue – Exit, Arrays
Lab Exercises.


Unix Shell Scripting Course FAQs

Our trainers have relevant experience in implementing real-time solutions on different queries related to different topics. Mindmajix verifies their technical background and expertise.

We record each LIVE class session you undergo through and we will share the recordings of each session/class.

Trainer will provide the Environment/Server Access to the students and we ensure practical real-time experience and training by providing all the utilities required for the in-depth understanding of the course.

If you are enrolled in classes and/or have paid fees, but want to cancel the registration for certain reason, it can be attained within 48 hours of initial registration. Please make a note that refunds will be processed within 30 days of prior request.

The Training itself is Real-time Project Oriented.

Yes. All the training sessions are LIVE Online Streaming using either through WebEx or GoToMeeting, thus promoting one-on-one trainer student Interaction.

There are some Group discounts available if the participants are more than 2.

As we are one of  the leading providers of Online training, We have customers from USA, UK, Canada, Australia, UAE and other parts of the world. We are located in USA.

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14 Pasco Drive
East Windsor, Connecticut, 06088
United States (US)
Phone: 201 378 0518


Job Support

Mindmajix Job support’s aim is to train and support as many young IT professionals as possible in achieving their tasks for attaining quality jobs in the regular workforce.

For a fresher in IT, the actual requirement of programming and development standards could be partially or completely different in the job environment. Job support gives graduates that extra guidance before or after they attempt employment into IT sector by assisting them with the UNIX Shell Scripting training by highly experienced and real time professionals with full stack technical background in the UNIX Shell Scripting field. They address your complete issues that you face periodically.

We have wide-spread services across India, USA, Australia and other countries, assisting software employed people to excel in their jobs when they have an onset of a worsening condition.

Our trainers support you solve your technical problem and guide you to the right path in order to obtain a favourable solution. Once we understand your project, the subsequent problems are solved even better and faster.

What we assure?

* Our trainers make it a point to make you capable of understanding the real world scenarios.

* Our trainers will provide exceptional Technical assistance and help you out solve your Technical problems at your jobs in an efficient way.

* We assist the person learn a new job, and ensure extra assistance or a different format for learning the role vividly.

We Specialize in providing most reliable support and you can entirely entrust to us.

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