The UNIX and Linux Forums have a number of active members that have published books or papers related to shell programming and scripting. You can check out their publications here:
Please note, as you can imagine, our forum experts can be quite busy! You will get a response... (0 Replies)
Emergency UNIX and Linux Support !! Help Me! Forum (Request Urgent Help)
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You may post emergency work-related questions in the emergency forum. To post in this forum you will need to use your Bits. All questions answered on a "best... (0 Replies)
On Posting Questions:
Any and all high school and undergraduate homework assignments or textbook style exercises for which you are seeking assistance are to be posted only in our Homework & Coursework Questions area--not in blogs, visitor messages, PMs, or the main technical... (0 Replies)
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The UNIX and Linux Forums are working directly with the Red Cross to provide ad banners on our site to support Earthquake and Tsunami Relief in Japan. Registered users do not see these banners. However, if you wish to contribute directly on behalf of yourself and the... (8 Replies)
How to Use Code Tags in The UNIX and Linux Forums
Developer: This video tutorial was created by scott for forum users. Everyone should use code tags when posting code and command line logic in the forums.
A full list of BB codes is available here. (8 Replies)
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I see lot of ad-hoc shell scripts in our servers which don't have a shebang at the beginning .
Does this mean that it will run on any shell ?
Is it a good practice to create scripts (even ad-hoc ones) without shebang ? (16 Replies)
Having spent a lot of time over the past year taking a legacy vBulletin site (this forum) and making the site responsive on mobile; I've happy with the results; but it will soon be time to move on.
Basically, at our core, we are a LAMP (Linux, Apache2, MySQL and PHP) site, and vBulletin was... (6 Replies)
Here are some answers to some of the recent questions I have received about UNIX.COM. So, I thought I would take time to answer them here in this post:
Is it expected that the original poster "thank" everyone who responds to his / her discussion thread?
It is always a good practice in all... (7 Replies)
Here is a quick EOY report for 2019.
2019 has been a year of "downward trend reversal" for UNIX.com. In fact, if we compare total Google search impressions from the peak days in December 2019 to the peak days in mid December 2018, traffic is up 43% percent. That is a very respectable growth... (0 Replies)