Section D

Unix and Shell Programming: The awk programming language

Week 1

In the first lab, you will log on to the class's AWS server and try several different Unix Commands.

Week 2

In Week 2's practical exercise, you will develop a simple class that represents a geometical points. A point has an x position and a y position. It can be created and moved.

AWK programming: Splitting a line into fields, formatting output, variables and expressions, Comparison operators, number processing, variables, storing programs in a file, BEGIN and END sections, built-in variables. Arrays, functions, control flow, loop programming