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Automation Scripts Using Bash

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In this 2-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to create Bash scripts that automates long and tedious tasks, evaluate and review some of the most commonly-used linux commands, and understand concepts such as conditional statements, loops, piping, and redirection to create powerful scripts.

Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.


  • Project Overview
    • By the end of this project, you will create bash scripts that automates some of the time-consuming administration tasks on your systems. You will create scripts that automatically create scripts, find files created on a specific day, and parse log files. The concepts can be applied to create more complex scripts that automate tedious tasks.

Taught by

Khaled M. Attia


4.3 rating at Coursera based on 84 ratings

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