Programming in shell - B143003
Title: Programování v shellu
Guaranteed by: Department of Informatics and Chemistry (143)
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical Technology
Actual: from 2020
Semester: both
Points: 4
E-Credits: 4
Examination process:
Hours per week, examination: 0/3, MC [HT]
Capacity: winter:unknown / 50 (unknown)
summer:unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
you can enroll for the course in winter and in summer semester
Guarantor: Čech Petr Ing. Ph.D.
Interchangeability : N143081
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Annotation -
Last update: Hladíková Jana (04.01.2018)
The course is focused on programming in a shell - a command line of Linux operating system. In a series of practical exercises, students will learn to use basic commands and advanced tools of the shell. They gain skills and techniques of writing scripts for automated and efficient data processing.
Aim of the course -
Last update: Čech Petr Ing. Ph.D. (12.02.2018)

Students will be able to:

  • Control Linux based operating systems using shell command line.
  • Write scripts for automated and efficient data processing using shell command line.
Literature -
Last update: Hladíková Jana (04.01.2018)

Z:Shah Steve, Soyinka Wale, Administrace systému Linux, 2007, 978-80-247-1694-7

D:William E. Shotts, The Linux Command Line: A Complete Introduction, 2012, 978-1593273897

Learning resources -
Last update: Hladíková Jana (04.01.2018)

Requirements to the exam -
Last update: Čech Petr Ing. Ph.D. (13.02.2018)

Attendance list. Solution of homeworks.

Syllabus -
Last update: Hladíková Jana (04.01.2018)

1. Introduction. Command line. Shell control. Working with commands. Manual pages and other documentation.

2. Manipulation with files and directories. Searching.

3. Input, output and redirection. Expansion operators.

4. User permissions.

5. Regular expressions.

6. Manipulation with text.

7. Advanced text transformations.

8. Structure of shell script. Sequence of commands.

9. Construction of conditions.

10. Construction of loops.

11. Arithmetic and logic operations.

12. Arrays.

13. Functions.

14. Processes. Archivation and compression.

Registration requirements -
Last update: Hladíková Jana (04.01.2018)


Course completion requirements -
Last update: Čech Petr Ing. Ph.D. (14.02.2018)

Credit for homeworks.

Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Práce na individuálním projektu 1.4 38
Účast na seminářích 2.6 74
4 / 4 112 / 112