Demystifying Linux – Using The Unix Shell

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Date & time

9.30am–4.30pm 3 April 2017


Tentatively the EBL meeting room, access via back compound of Bldg 46; depending on numbers enrolling. 


Bob Buckley and Cameron Jack from ABC


 Marcin Adamski


The ANU Bioinformatics Consultancy (ABC), ANU Statistical Consulting Unit (SCU) and RSB Computational Biology and Bioinformatics Unit (CBBU) are organizing a series of workshops for students and staff of ANU College of Medicine, Biology & Environment.

  • The workshops will take place during the Semester 1 Teaching Break and will start at 9:30am, finish at 4:30pm with lunch break 12:30 – 1:30.
  • You will need to bring your laptop. We have a few laptops which we can lend for the course of the workshops. Please inquire ahead.
  • To sign up please respond to no later than March 17th specifying the workshop(s) you would like to attend.
  • All workshops are listed on the TIC and the CBBU websites.
  • The workshops are offered at no cost.
  • The number of places is limited, we will be giving priority to the Honours and PhD students and postdocs.

Demystifying Linux – Using The Unix Shell

Topics covered include:

  • File system and directory structure.
  • Use of the terminal (command line interface).
  • Basic Linux shell (bash) commands and tools.
  • Remote computing - remote login and file transfer.

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