Advanced Standard Input, Standard Output, and Standard Error - Part II

Intermediate
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In this lesson, you'll learn about the different types of input and output and how to redirect and control those types of input and output. We'll then walk through an exercise that focuses on creating users on a Linux system - this exercise builds upon the exercise that we did in the Password Generation and Shell Script Arguments lesson. 

This lesson is part of the Linux Shell Scripting course. To follow along with this lesson, you can download all the necessary resources here.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn about the different types of input and output and how to redirect and control those types of input and output
  • Gain practical experience of how to create users on Linux

Intended Audience

  • Anyone who wants to learn Linux shell scripting 
  • Linux system administrators, developers, or programmers

Prerequisites

To get the most out of this lesson, you should have a basic understanding of the Linux command line.

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