Name: [1364] Chris Lasher
Member: 102 months
Authored: 21 videos
Description: I'm a graduate student in the `Genetics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology (GBCB) <>`_ program at `Virginia Tech <>`_ In my research, I try to uncover dynamic links between biological processes by mining high-thro ...

Shell Basics 1 [ID:266] (1/13)

in series: Software Carpentry - Shell Basics

video tutorial by Chris Lasher, added 06/07

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We begin with an introduction and list of objectives, including:

  • why use the shell
  • how to get to the shell

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Thanks for the videos. They are very useful...


131. avengingwatcher Fri, 01 Oct 2010 00:13

Just getting into it, but so far pretty step by step spoonfeed. No complaints

130. bhaskar Sun, 05 Sep 2010 08:48


very nice thank you chris

thank for such a good introduction

127. Augustus Johnson Thu, 05 Aug 2010 03:48

I am trying to learn linux, ubuntu, Cisco networking , A+ review. I enjoy video tutorials, I dropped the Cisco for summer, too fast, my advisor will be teaching CCNA semester 3 this fall, he suggest I take routers, semester 2 in the winter, I am self studying A+, ubuntu and linux command line. I am retired so have the time.

Looks good from what I have seen so far

125. Charles Thu, 29 Jul 2010 16:30

great, thanks

seems interesting

Hmmm. Guess I'm getting it that the remainder of this video is not free? I wish this feedback box would clarify that...

I'm appreciating the free videos, cramming for a Python job I'm still waiting to hear on. Will sign up first chance.

Very cool, thanks. I'm cramming for a new job. fyi, I didn't find it on google under python tutorials. It was only today I typed 'python exercises' and google added the suggestion 'for beginners' and there is your link. I've used Cywin at work, it's great, will install at home now.

120. david spiess Thu, 22 Jul 2010 12:41

I think I am going to get a lot out of your videos.

very good!

Thanks for helping to bring newbies into the mix.

just started


Awesome tutorials... Please keep it for less fortunate people like us...

114. kb-allstar Thu, 03 Jun 2010 22:59

good video

113. kb-allstar Thu, 03 Jun 2010 22:59

good video


Awesome job! It was great how you put the lesson in simple words so noobs like myself can understand. :)

110. Timothy Boyer Fri, 21 May 2010 21:26

I use windows and this module shared a new download I never heard of. I think that programming python is going to be the same on all platforms. Am I correct? You should mention this in the video. Thanks for making this. I appreciate it. Tim

109. Nagaraju Fri, 07 May 2010 04:56

Its a usefull video for getting started with shell

108. Fernando Thu, 06 May 2010 09:59

Love it thanks!!

107. ojsaunders Sat, 10 Apr 2010 22:46

Early days for me but so far so good

106. anubrata Fri, 02 Apr 2010 05:13

i am a biologist required to handle linux. your turorial was very helpful for me. thank you

105. Macsweep Mon, 29 Mar 2010 16:57

Its not mac os ex, its Mac OS 10 (X)

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