Command Line Kung Fu: Bash Scripting Tricks, Linux Shell Programming Tips, and Bash One-liners

Command Line Kung Fu: Bash Scripting Tricks, Linux Shell Programming Tips, and Bash One-liners

Jason Cannon

Become a Linux Ninja with Command Line Kung Fu!

Do you're thinking that you need to lock your self in a basement analyzing cryptic guy pages for months on lead to order to have ninja like command line talents? actually, should you had a person proportion their strongest command line assistance, tips, and styles you would store your self loads of time and frustration. What when you may perhaps glance over the shoulder of an exceptional good friend that simply occurred to be a command line guru? What in the event that they not just confirmed you the instructions they have been utilizing, yet why they have been utilizing them and precisely how they labored? And what if that good friend took the time to jot down it all down so that you can discuss with it everytime you cherished? good, a chum did simply that. Command Line Kung Fu is jam-packed with dozens of counsel and over a hundred useful real-world examples. you will not locate theoretical examples during this booklet. The examples reveal tips on how to resolve genuine difficulties and achieve invaluable objectives. The strategies are effortless to discover, too. every one bankruptcy covers a selected subject and teams comparable advice and examples jointly. for instance, if you would like aid extracting textual content from a dossier glance within the "Text Processing and Manipulation" bankruptcy. additionally, a finished index is incorporated. so that it will locate each instance the place a given command is used -- no matter if it is not the most topic of the top -- glance within the index. it's going to record each position within the e-book the place that command seems. here's just a few of what you are going to study via interpreting Command Line Kung Fu:

  • How to speedy and simply repeat instructions on your shell history
  • Shortcuts for grabbing particular phrases out of your shell background to take advantage of on your present command
  • How to save lots of a duplicate of your command line consultation for later reference
  • How to strip out clean traces and reviews from files
  • How to regulate colorized textual content while makes use of pipes and pagers
  • Ways to rework textual content: from altering case to substituting characters and more
  • How to extract particular blocks of textual content from records or streams of input
  • A fast tip to mend universal typos
  • How to edit records over the network
  • How to match the variations among documents in your neighborhood computing device and a distant one
  • How to create and use SSH tunnels
  • Ways to ensure what courses are listening on what ports
  • How to kill all of the approaches for a given person with a unmarried command
  • Strategies for facing multi-hop SSH connections
  • How to disconnect from a server in a manner that might let you choose up the place you left off
  • How to automate software program installs that require consumer input
  • Shell scripting tips
  • How to instantly retain repeating a command until eventually it succeeds
  • The correct approach to delete a dossier that's being written to
  • How to surf the internet from the command line... and extra importantly easy methods to obtain something from the net and have interaction with HTTP APIs
  • Ways to figure out who and what's utilizing the main disk space
  • How to safe your net browser consultation while utilizing an open wifi hotspot
  • How to generate random passwords from the command line
  • Two counsel for simply growing backups
  • Tips for dealing with tar archives
  • How to interchange a string in a number of documents right now with only one command
  • and a lot more...

What you examine in Command Line Kung Fu applies to any Linux distribution together with Ubuntu, Debian, Linux Mint, RedHat, Fedora, OpenSUSE, Slackware, and extra.

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