Batch scripts are stored in simple text files containing lines with commands that get
executed in sequence, one after the other. Scripting is a way by which one can alleviate
this necessity by automating these command sequences in order to make one’s life at the
shell easier and more productive.
This tutorial discusses the basic functionalities of batch scripting along with relevant examples for easy understanding.
This tutorial has been prepared for beginners to understand the basic concepts of batch scripting.
A reasonable knowledge of computer programming and concepts such as variables,
commands, syntax, etc. is desired.