Unix Tutorial

Unix Tutorial

UNIX is a computer Operating System which is capable of handling activities from multiple users at the same time.

Unix was originated around in 1969 at AT&T Bell Labs by Ken Thompson and Dennis Ritchie. This tutorial gives a very good understanding on Unix.


This tutorial has been prepared for the beginners to help them understand the basic to advanced concepts covering Unix commands, UNIX shell scripting and various utilities.


We assume you have little knowledge about Operating System and its functionalities. A basic understanding on various computer concepts will also help you in understanding various exercises given in this tutorial.

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1 - Unix Quick Reference Guide

A quick Unix reference guide for Unix System Users.

Unix Quick Reference Guide

2 - Useful Unix Resources

A collection of Unix Sites, Books and Articles is given at this page.

Useful Unix Resources

3 - Unix Tools and Commands

Here you will find a useful Unix tools and commands which you will require very frequently while working with Unix System.

Unix Tools and Commands

4 - Unix Tutorial in PDF

Download a quick Unix tutorial in PDF format.

Unix Tutorial in PDF