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Introduction to Unix Workshop: 1 March 2022

The Division of Information Technology (DIT) at the University of Maryland is pleased to announce the following workshop for users of our High Performance Computing (HPC) resources.

Introduction to Unix Workshop
Dates1 March 2022
Times2:00 - 5:00 PM
LocationDue to social distancing requirements, this will be held as a Zoom webinar. Zoom contact information will be provided to registered attendees after the registration deadline.
InstructorDr. Franz Klein
Division of Information Technology, UMD
Registration Formlink to registration form
27 February 2022

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This afternoon workshop is targeted at users of the Deepthought2 and/or Juggernaut clusters with limited experience in Linux/Unix. This course will briefly cover:

While shell scripting is not real programming, many practical tasks can be accomplished using shell scripts. Worked-out examples can be used as templates for similar projects.


None. This is an introductory workshop and is targeted at new users to Linux/Unix.

System Requirements

As this webinar will be offered via Zoom, you are assumed to have a system (preferably a laptop or desktop) with Zoom installed. You will likely also want to either open an interactive terminal on Deepthought2 or Juggernaut or use the file explorer and editor of the OnDemand portal.

Miscellaneous Details

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The registration deadline is 27 February 2022; Zoom contact information will be sent to the registered attendees the next day.

NOTE: DIT reserves the right to cancel the workshop for any reason with little notice.

If you have questions or need more information about the workshop, please feel free to contact us.

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