The Unix Workbench
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Learning the command line can be a difficult and intimidating task, but this book is designed to be your lighthouse in the modern computational storm. Unix is a 40 year old operating system that powers the internet, your phone, and the latest scientific research. This book aims to be a gateway to the world of computer programming, providing you with a set of tools that will allow you to scale your ideas. Even if you have no prior programming experience The Unix Workbench can help you build a solid foundation which you can use to build the next great business, discover a new innovation, or choreograph a ovation-inducing ballet.
This book begins by helping you get access to Unix, followed by an introduction to how you can use the command line to navigate your computer just like you normally would with your mouse and keyboard. We will then discuss more advanced topics including how to do complex searches with regular expressions, how to configure your programming environment, and how to connect multiple programs together. We'll continue with an introduction to programming in the Bash language so you can write your own programs for Unix. Finally we'll discuss how you can share your code with Git and GitHub, and we'll explore how you can set up your own cloud computer for free.
by Richard Stevens, Stephen Rago
For more than twenty years, serious C programmers have relied on one book for practical, in-depth knowledge of the programming interfaces that drive the UNIX and Linux kernels: W. Richard Stevens' Advanced Programming in the UNIX Environment. Now, once again, Rich's colleague Steve Rago has thoroughly updated this classic work. The new th...
Price: $32.45 | Publisher: Addison-Wesley | Release: 2013
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by Dave Taylor
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Price: $4.67 | Publisher: O'Reilly Media | Release: 2012
by Richard Whaling
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Price: $30.04 | Publisher: The Pragmatic Programmers | Release: 2020
by Vivek N
The most basic interface to a computer - the command line - remains the most flexible and powerful way of processing data and performing and automating various day-to-day tasks.Command Line Fundamentals begins by exploring the basics, and then focuses on the most common tool, the Bash shell (which is standard on all Linux and iOS systems)...
Price: $34.99 | Publisher: Packt Publishing | Release: 2018
by Donald K. Burleson
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Price: $7.99 | Publisher: O'Reilly Media | Release: 2001
by Paul Love, Joe Merlino, Craig Zimmerman, Jeremy C. Reed, Paul Weinstein
The Unix operating system is the basis for some of today's most-used platforms, including Mac OS X and Linux. This book covers Unix basics for these as well as the more commonly recognized Sun Solaris and BSD.First, you will learn Unix terminology, core concepts, methodology, and how to log in and out. You'll progress to customizing your ...
Price: $13.00 | Publisher: Wrox | Release: 2005
by Tom Geudens
Take resource-oriented computing out for a spin with this hands-on introduction to NetKernel, and discover how ROC can improve the way you design and implement software and software systems. Learn how ROC's new approach combines core ideas from the REST architectural style with the Unix development model. By using NetKernel to create and ...
Price: $19.26 | Publisher: O'Reilly Media | Release: 2012