Earners of the UCI Libraries Unix Shell badge have a basic understanding of the shell environment. They have demonstrated an ability to create a file that includes loops and shell scripts. They are able to work through the Unix Shell to combine existing programs and can use the shell to automate repetitive tasks.
- Unix Shell
Create executable code that demonstrates knowledge of how to navigate the shell by making new directories and files, plus code that moves files from one directory to another.
Utilize a shell script to create code using a pipe with head and tail commands, for-loops, and grep statements to analyze a text file.
Write a short response to one of two writing prompts: (1) issues you struggled with in completing the assignment and how you overcame them or (2) how using a command-line interface may help in your current or future work.