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Some BASH Basics

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http://www.linux.com – Before we get ahead of ourselves, it would probably be a good idea to go over some BASH basics.Let's start at the beginning, OK? The Bourne Shell was born at AT&T's Bell Laboratories a while back. It was birthed by Steve Bourne, hence the name. The Bourne Again Shell (bash) is a direct descendent of the Bourne Shell (sh). It's very similar to the critter that Mr. Bourne brought to life back at Bell Labs.There are different types of shells for different purposes. You can Read More... (General)