Linux tools

05/03/2018 - 09.00 - 13.00
Venue: ICTS opleidingscentrum B, W. de Croylaan 52a, 3001 Heverlee
Price: Free
End registration: 04.03.2018

05/03/2018 - 09.00 - 13.00

This course will give an introduction to several useful Linux tools useful in academic research and everyday use of the system.

  • Brief introduction to script files in Bash shell
  • Using quotes
  • Command line parameters
  • i/o and pipes
  • Useful commands: grep, cut, uniq, tr, sort, join
  • Linux tools: awk, sed
  • Using Linux scripting in writing PBS scripts for HPC
  • This course provides hands-on sessions

Having a basic knowledge of Linux is expected (if not please follow first the Linux-introduction course). Users that want to use VSC account for hands-on sessions should already have a VSC account created (bring the private key) and should have followed HPC introduction and Linux for HPC or should have the equivalent knowledge).