Workshop: Intro to the Unix Shell

Feb. 20, 2020, 2:10 p.m. - Feb. 20, 2020, 4 p.m.

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DataLab: Data Science and Informatics

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DataLab: Data Science and Informatics classroom (Shields Library room 360). Directions:

This workshop provides an introduction to working with the Unix shell. It is also referred to as the terminal or command line. Shell scripting can help automate tasks to improve efficiency and is fundamental to using a wide range of other powerful tools and computing resources (including HPC). This workshop will provide an overview of the command shell, its use, and common commands and actions.

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