Intermediate bash (HCBC)


Friday, February 23, 2018, 1:00pm to 4:00pm


HSPH, Building Kresge, Room G2

Intermediate bash

Audience Computational Skills Prerequisites Duration
Biologists Intermediate bash Introduction to the command-line interface 2 hour workshop (~2 hours of trainer-led time)


This repository has teaching materials for a 2 hour, hands-on Intermediate bash workshop led at a relaxed pace. Many tools for the analysis of big data require knowledge of the command line, and this workshop will build on the basic skills taught in the Introduction to the command-line interface workshop to allow for greater automation. This workshop will include lessons on using the command-line text editor, Vim, to create and edit files, utilizing for-loops for automation, using variables to store information, and writing scripts to perform a series of commands in a sequencial order.

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