Course Code: AN202G

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IBM : Korn and Bash Shell Programming


Velisa Africa is the official Global Knowledge partner in Sub-Saharan Africa. Course details : https://www.globalknowledge.co.uk/courses/ibm/operating_systems/an202g.html

This course will teach you how to use shell scripts and utilities for practical system administration of AIX (or other UNIX) operating systems.

Pre-Requisites

You should have:

  • An understanding of programming fundamentals: variables, flow control concepts such as repetition and decision.
  • A working knowledge of AIX including the use of the vi editor, find and grep commands.

Students without this experience should attend AIX Basics (AN10G).

  • Basic shell concepts
  • Flow control in a shell Script
  • Functions and typeset
  • Shell features such as arithmetic and string handling
  • Using regular expressions
  • Using sed, awk and other AIX utilities

You will have a firm grounding in the Perl language and be able to:

  • Write Perl scripts for data-processing, system administration, and other applications
  • Use modules from the Perl Module Library to improve your efficiency

This advanced-level course is for support staff for AIX on POWER systems.