Jim Ford jaford at watford53.freeserve.co.uk
Tue Sep 21 23:11:53 CEST 2010

On 9/21/2010 9:43 PM, Robert Marma wrote:
> Hi all,
> I appreciate the advice and encouragement that all of you have offered me at 
> this time, while I am learning to navigate through openSUSE.  I have decided 
> that, apart from normal, daily housekeeping tasks like file copying, writing 
> letters, and web browsing--all of which I can accomplish with the Gnome 
> desktop--I should attempt to concentrate on learning Bash commands

I find bash rather strange and the syntax at odds with other programming
languages I've met. If you want to learn a really handy general purpose
language for writing scripts, I'd strongly recommend Perl.


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