Unix Books

Teach Yourself the Unix C Shell in 14 Days (Unix Library)

With this comprehensive tutorial of step-by-step lessons, users learn how to utilize the UNIX C shell to optimize their system, increase productivity, and work more efficiently.– Explains the C shell’s capabilities for programming– Shows users how to design and write their own C shell scripts– Covers shell variables, customization of the user environment, file redirection, pipes, filters, and …

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The Unix C Shell Field Guide

An in-depth reference which shows how to take advantage of the practicality of C Shell features and use them effectively. Covers the C Shell as it runs under UNIX 4.2BSD, 4.3BSD, System V, System III, XENIX and …

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Mac OS X Panther in a Nutshell

An instant success among newcomers, longtime Apple® fans and serious Unix® users alike, the Mac OS® X operating system combines stability, simplicity and elegance, and a stunning user interface. What more could Mac users want or need? The answer, of course, is Mac OS X Panther–a sleek and powerful overhaul of Mac OS X that promises to revitalize …

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UNIX CD Bookshelf, 3.0

If you’ve heard the phrase, “”You can’t take it with you,”” you may have thought, sadly, that it referred to your trusted shelf of O’Reilly Unix books. Thorough, reliable, and all encompassing, these books are unfortunately not especially portable en masse–unless, of course, you have a copy of the “”Unix CD Bookshelf. The “”Unix CD Bookshelf keeps …

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Learning the bash Shell, 2nd Edition

The first thing users of the Linux operating system come face to face with is the shell. “Shell” is the UNIX term for a user interface to the system — something that lets you communicate with the computer via the keyboard and display. Bash, the Free Software Foundation’s “Bourne Again Shell,” is the default shell for …

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Using csh & tcsh (Nutshell Handbooks)

If you use UNIX, you probably use csh to type commands even if you’ve never heard of it. It’s the standard shell (command line) on most UNIX systems. tcsh is an enhanced version that’s freely available and highly recommended.Using csh & tcsh describes from the beginning how to use these shells interactively. More important, …

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KornShell Programming Tutorial

“This book is full of useful examples which will benefit anyone interested in programming in KornShell, especially novices.”-David Korn, AT&T Bell Labs, Creator of KornShell The KornShell is the most important shell or interface, for the 1990’s. It runs on the UNIX, OSF-1, MS-DOS, OS/2, and VMS operating systems. It supports every feature of the Bourne shell, …

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