Shell/Shell scripting: Useless Use of Cat Award

Posted on in Categories Humor last updated October 26, 2006

This is funny stuff about shell or shell scripting. Many commands are collected from comp.unix.shell :

Useless Use of cat
Useless Use of kill -9
Useless Use of echo
Useless Use of ls *
Useless Use of wc -l
Useless Use of grep | awk
Useless Use of Backticks
Useless Use of test

Useless Use of Cat Award [partmaps.org]

Posted by: Vivek Gite

The author is the creator of nixCraft and a seasoned sysadmin and a trainer for the Linux operating system/Unix shell scripting. He has worked with global clients and in various industries, including IT, education, defense and space research, and the nonprofit sector. Follow him on Twitter, Facebook, Google+.

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