Check out all the

Different ways to use Read Command in Linux Shell

Reading is a good habit.

The command read in the Linux is used to read the input from the keyboard. It is mainly used at the time of taking confirmation from the user to do the jobs that seems to be little dangerous.

Different Styles


Reads the data until you press the enter key. Here, we won’t specify the variable where to store the data. By default the data is stored in a variable called REPLY. So…




coding, thoughts & ideas

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Top 5 inevitable methods for beginners in OpenCV using Python

Opencv, Mr.Bean, Transport Pythonified, Vignesh Kathirkamar

Describing UNIX command line interpreter (Shell)

Rocket LegaSuite Web

Kotlin Nested class and Inner class

Animator vs Animation

Book #3 - Fundamentals of software architecture

A comprehensive introduction to Appwrite

Part 1: How Grammarly tackles hidden complexity in front-end applications

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store


coding, thoughts & ideas

More from Medium

Your Linux Setup: A Guide to Distro-hopping

Ingesting and processing multiple lines in Linux using an array and loops.

5 Reasons to Use a Rolling-Release Linux Distribution