[Chicago-talk] Chicago.pm Meeting - March 31st

Andy Lester andy at petdance.com
Sun Mar 29 18:14:36 PDT 2009

On Mar 29, 2009, at 6:31 PM, Joshua McAdams wrote:

> Bash - Michael Potter
> Bash (and scripting languages in general) act as the glue that hold  
> other system components together. This presentation will focus on  
> the under utilized features of bash that are critical to building  
> production quality scripts. Demos will show you how and why to turn  
> these features on.
> Much of the bash syntax is redundant; Michael will also explain  
> which syntax to use and which syntax to avoid.
> Knowledge of any of the common UNIX scripting languages will be  
> sufficient to attend this meeting and understand what is going on  
> with Michael's Bash talk.

Potter gave this talk out in Wheaton a few years ago and I still use  
the things I learned in it in my daily shell scripting.


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