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Monday, June 29 • 11:30am - 1:00pm
Tutorial: Bashful to Bold - A Bash Primer - Alex Juarez, Rackspace

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The Bash shell is such common place for the command-line inclined, we might not even know how much it can actually do. From command built-ins to creating custom functions, Bash can be such a multi-purpose tool for anybody. Regardless if you are brand new or a seasoned user there will be something for everybody.

Shell Initialization
Special Variables
Creating Custom Functions
Loops and Conditionals
Customizing your Shell
Additional Resources

The attendee will walk away with a broader understanding of the bash shell and hopefully find it even more useful than before.


Alex Juarez

Principal Engineer, Rackspace
Alex Juarez is a Principal Engineer at Rackspace, touting 13 years with the company. Alex enjoys all things open-source as well as training and mentoring others. Alex has spoken at many regional and nationwide open source conferences sharing knowledge and encouraging people to learn... Read More →

Monday June 29, 2020 11:30am - 1:00pm CDT
101 Essentials Theater