How to write a bash script for your reproducible data analysis pipeline (CC247)

September 12, 2022 • PD Schloss • 1 min read

Bash and Zsh are tremendously powerful tools for doing file operations from the command line. You can combine multiple bash programs in a script to automate your data analysis pipelines. In this Code Club, Pat uses bash scripts and a driver script to download files from a website and will share some tricks for using wget and tar within his bash scripts. The goal of this project is to highlight reproducible research practices using a number of tools. The specific output from this project will be a map-based visual that shows the level of drought across the globe.


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