Bash-Toolbox is a simple set of functions and instructions that help develop script applications in Bash.
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Bash-Toolbox -- A Bash scripting toolbox

SYNOPSIS

Bash-Toolbox is a simple set of functions and instructions that help develop script applications in Bash.

DESCRIPTION

Philosophy

Bash-Toolbox is intended to help write script applications which to be easy-to-read and easy-to-write, that is, it help the developer to creates Bash applications easly with a clean and concise syntax. It implements the commands and functions most used by users.

Features

The Bash-Toolbox have the following features:

  • Easy to use.
  • Improve significantly the Bash scripts.
  • Offers a set of tools which help the development.
  • Compatible with Bash v3.x and the new version v4.0.

See the manual page index for more information about application tools.

INSTALL

Download Zipball or Tarball from Github downloads. Decompress package and run:

PATH=$PWD/bin:$PATH
sudo -e bake install

This will install all files using /usr/local as prefix in sources. If you want install in your local applications (e.g. ~/.local/) just set environment variable PREFIX.

PATH=$PWD/bin:$PATH
PREFIX=~/.local bake install

The installation task will create .uninstall file that used by uninstall task. So, if you want uninstall Bash-Toolbox, just run:

cd <path/to/bash-toolbox/source>
bake uninstall

INFORMATION

The Bash-Toolbox is hosted on following servers:

AUTHOR

Written by Hallison Batista <hallison@codigorama.com>

COPYRIGHT

Copyright (C) 2009-2011 Codigorama <opensource@codigorama.com>

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.