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Old 12-05-2001
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I am looking for some coding standards for Unix Shell Scripting. Can anyone help me out in this?

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Old 12-06-2001
What do you mean by standards?
Do you want something that portable to most Unix systems? If so, check POSIX, and write your shell scripts in sh...
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Old 12-06-2001
I wanted some documentation for standards for writing shell scripts in a Unix environment. My company is a CMM level 5 certified company and I am working on defining some basic coding standards for writing shell scripts in Unix.

Can some one help?
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Old 12-06-2001
To my knowledge, there are no specific
"Unix Shell Script Coding Standards".

I suggest you take a look at various standards
for other languages (Perl, Tcl/Tk, Python, etc.)
and based on your internal requirements,
take what you like and leave the rest.

Look at...

Hope this helps.
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