Expertise level: Easy
What are shell scripts?
Shell scripts are executable files, that contain one or more SSH commands grouped together.
These commands will be run one-by-one, when you execute the script file from the shell.
Follow the steps mentioned below to execute a shell script:
- Login with SSH as root.
- Navigate to the directory where the script is residing using the cd command.
- Your script file must have executable permissions, if not, change the permissions to 755.
(For example, your shell script file is named script.sh)
chmod 755 script.sh
- To execute the script, just type the following command from the same directory where the script file exist: