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 The /New/ KornShell Command and Programming Language
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 * Updated KornShell ksh93 Covered in New Book

UPDATED >>> -- The KornShell, a widely used interactive command language and
powerful, high-level programming language, has undergone major changes and
additions, increasing its usefulness for writing applications.  An update of
their classic ksh book, "The New KornShell Command and Programming Language
(ksh93)," by Morris I. Bolsky and David G. Korn, Bell Labs, Murray Hill, N.J.,
is the specification and a reference handbook for ksh93, yet can be used with
all versions of ksh.  Intended for new as well as experienced users, the book
includes a tutorial, many examples, and a 26-page quick-reference with shading
to highlight ksh93's new features.  The new version, ksh93, is compatible with
POSIX and ISO standards, the Bourne shell, and earlier versions of ksh, which
reduces learning time and enables reuse of existing scripts. ["The New
KornShell Command and Programming Language (ksh93)," M.I. Bolsky and D.G. Korn,
Prentice Hall, 1 Lake St., Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458, 1995; ISBN
0-13-182700-6; paperback $42.  To order, phone 1-800-947-7700.]
*UNIX is a registered trademark in the United States and other countries,
licensed exclusively through X/Open Corporation.

Larry Cipriani,
Ever feel like you're being watched ? -- You will.

 Sun, 03 May 1998 03:00:00 GMT   
 The /New/ KornShell Command and Programming Language
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In the same vein, for a mere $4.50 (Quantity 1, discounts start at quantity
10), you can get a 24-side, very complete KSH reference card from SSC.
The card covers both ksh-88 and ksh-93, using color to distinguish features
that are only in one, only in the other, and common to both.  This makes a
handy thing to have when you need to find something in ksh real quick.

        SSC, Inc.  PO Box 55549 Seattle, WA 98155 USA
        Phone: (206) 782-7733    (206) PUBS-REF
        FAX: (206)-782-7191

They have lots of good Unix and C reference stuff. If you're heavy into
ksh, you want the ref card.  (finger for lots of info.)

I wrote the card, David Korn reviewed it, but believe me, I ain't
gettin' rich off it. :-)
Arnold Robbins --- Continuing Education, College of Computing
Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA 30332-0280    Phone: +1 404 894 9214 (has voice mail)
E-mail:        FAX:   +1 404 853 9378
jmp_buf env; setjmp(env);  /* save the environment! (p.c. code) */

 Mon, 04 May 1998 03:00:00 GMT   
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