The Shell Hater's Handbook

An introductory talk on UNIX shell programming by Ryan Tomayko presented at GoGaRuCo 2010, a regional Ruby conference in San Francisco.

Video graciously provided by Confreaks, LLC.

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The POSIX Shell And Utilities
Hater's index to the IEEE Std 1003.1-2008 POSIX shell language and command reference. Never write shell without it.

AWK-ward Ruby
A look at the evolution of features through AWK, Perl, and Ruby. This was to be published as a companion piece to the talk in GoGaRuCo's post-conference wrap-up magazine.