Unix crash course


Unix is very likely the most foundational skillset we can develop for bioinformatics (and much more than bioinformatics). This is a set of 5 introductory tutorials to help us get from being completely new to Unix up to being great friends with it ๐Ÿ™‚

Why learn Unix?

NOTE: Maybe the most imporant thing to keep in mind while going through these pages is that this is all about exposure, not memorization or mastering anything. Donโ€™t worry about the details!

So letโ€™s get to it!

  1. Getting started
  2. Working with files and directories
  3. Redirectors and wildcards
  4. Six glorious commands
  5. Variables and For loops

Next: 1. Getting started