From the Back Cover
This tutorial covers the necessary topics for the UNIX user to function independently and perform most of the everyday, routine tasks, and develops a firm foundation for exploring more advanced topics. Content is presented in clear, concise, visually- supported segments, with UNIX screen simulations and step-by-step practice examples. Includes a reference section for specific commands at the end of each chapter, and a comprehensive tabulated reference guide at the end of the book. The UNIX Operating System. Getting Started. The vi Editor: First Look. Introduction To The UNIX File System. The vi Editor: Last Look. The UNIX File System Continued. Exploring the Shell. UNIX Communication. Program Development. Shell Programming. Shell Scripts: Writing Applications. Farewell to UNIX. For anyone who wants an accessible, hands-on tutorial on the UNIX Operating System.
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