UNIX and Shell Programming

UNIX and Shell ProgrammingReviews
Author: B.M. Harwani
Pub Date: 2014
ISBN: 978-0198082163
Pages: 720
Language: English
Format: PDF
Size: 10 Mb


Beginning with the description of operating system in general the book discusses features that made Unix the most suitable operating system of its time. An overview of file management in Unix and commonly used Unix commands is then provided. Further, it delves into the detailed description of file system and compression techniques, processes and signals, vi editor, system calls, and awk scripting. Detailed description about different types of editors and shell programming (including Bourne, C, and interactive Korn shell) has also been provided. Chapters dedicated to debugging and system development, language development, text formatting tools, interprocess communication, and system administration are covered in the later part of the book.
To aid students, the book provides numerous examples and complete program scripts that will help in grasping the key concepts effectively.


Table of Contents

1. Unix: An Introduction
2. Unix File System
3. Basic Unix Commands
4. Advanced Unix Commands
5. File Management and Compression Techniques
6. Manipulating Processes and Signals
7. System Calls
8. Editors in Unix
9. AWK Script
10. Bourne Shell Programming
11. Korn Shell Programming
12. C Shell Programming
13. Different Tools and Debuggers
14. Interprocess Communication
15. Unix System Administration and Networking