2 - Shell II

News as of Jan 16: RStudio Cloud currently has no terminal – so no (easy) way for you to get a shell prompt there. We are working on this, or possible alternatives but have no ETA yet.


  • Globbing and Regular expressions
  • Simple shell scripts with loops and control structure
  • Use of find and grep
  • Overall notion: everything is a file, we have programs to manipulate files

Core Material

Short motivational ‘Data Science’ video

Extra Reading