Posts Tagged 'bash'

Intermediate Linux command line tutorial
This is a concise collection of tips that will help you be more productive on the command line without getting into Linux internals or non-standard tools. Advice here generally applies not only to Linux but also to macOS (which has the same shell).

Parsing key=value pairs in bash
Here's a neat text processing trick for Bash. Let's say you have a text file in which you want to replace several words with new words. The words and their replacements are supplied to you as key=value pairs. How can you parse the pairs?