Individuals requiring a mastery of the command line interface to the UNIX operating system. This includes system administrators, programmers, and power users.
setCommand (Bourne Shell options)
trapCommand (signal handling)
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to write Bourne Shell scripts using the following features and more:
Students are invited to bring their current ideas and questions to the classroom for discussion. Case studies, lecture, group problem solving, and online laboratories will be used. Students will be encouraged to enhance their skills utilizing the techniques presented through classroom problem solving and controlled online workshops.
Familiarity with UNIX commands, directory structure, and the text editor. See the catalog Appendix for courses which satisfy this requirement.
Programming skills are not required, but are helpful.