where to learn unix script programming?

i just started this great job at BMC software in Houston as a Software test Engineer, it has been a cake walk so far, now i am required to test some unix Scripts, running the scripts is not bad, actually that is all i am supposed to do, but i also want to understand the code and may be become a developer in the future, i am afraid to ask my co workers or my Manager to explain it to me, or they would think they hired a moron, HELP, is there a book on this or an internet site.

Asked By: sijoser - 7/13/2006
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It really depends on what shell the scripts are written for. The first line of most shell scripts will usually be... More
Answered By: John J - 7/13/2006
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What are the scripts written in? There are many flavors of scripting tools available for Unix.
Answered By: fxmaker - 7/13/2006
Check out O'Riely books, They produce a number of books that can get you up to speed on Unix scripting.
Answered By: David W - 7/13/2006
Nice search terms that kead to excellent how-to guides.. Bash shell programming: bash how to C-shell programming: csh how to
Answered By: sheeple_rancher - 7/13/2006
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