Wicked Cool Shell Scripts, 2nd Edition: 101 Scripts for Linux, OS X, and UNIX Systems
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Shell scripts are an efficient way to interact with your machine and manage your files and system operations. With only some lines of code, your computer will do exactly what you need it to do. But you’ll also use shell scripts for many other essential (and not-so-essential) tasks.
This second edition of Wicked Cool Shell Scripts offers a collection of useful, customizable, and fun shell scripts for solving common problems and personalizing your computing environment. Each chapter contains in a position-to-use scripts and explanations of how they work, why you’d wish to use them, and suggestions for changing and expanding them. You can find a mix of classic favorites, like a disk backup utility that keeps your files protected when your system crashes, a password manager, a weather tracker, and several games, in addition to 23 brand-new scripts, including:
– ZIP code lookup tool that reports the city and state
– Bitcoin address information retriever
– suite of tools for working with cloud products and services like Dropbox and iCloud
– for renaming and applying commands to files in bulk
– processing and editing tools
Whether you need to save time managing your system or just find new how you can goof off, these scripts are wicked cool!