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UNIX ksh Scripts for the Oracle DBA

October 13, 2004

This site has an excellent tutorial of UNIX scripting that can be valuable to the DBA who wants to write interfaces between Linux or UNIX and Oracle:
Packed with examples, this excellent site has UNIX and Linux syntax examples for these ksh scripting areas:
  • Overview
  • Definitions
  • Commands
  • Variable Assignments
  • Comments
  • Aliasing
  • Tilde Substitution
  • Command Substitution
  • Arithmetic Substitution
  • Process Substitution
  • Parameter Expansion
  • Field Splitting
  • File Name Generation
  • Quoting
  • Arithmetic Evaluation
  • Prompting
  • Conditional Expressions
  • Input/Output
  • Environment
  • Functions
  • Discipline Functions



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