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.SH File Extension

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Bash Shell Script
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CategoryDeveloper Files
File Format Description

Script programmed for bash, a type of Unix shell (Bourne-Again SHell); contains instructions written in the Bash language; can be executed by typing text commands within the shell's command-line interface.

NOTE: SH files may also be to store scripts for other shell programs such as Bourne Shell, C-Shell, and Korn Shell. Apple Terminal is a Bash shell.

Program(s) that open .SH files
Linux Logo
Linux
Icon GNU BashExternal Link
Icon Vim
Updated 8/15/2012

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File TypeUnix Shell Archive
DeveloperN/A
Popularity
2.0 (3 Votes) Thanks for voting!
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CategoryCompressed Files
File Format Description

Self-extracting "shar" archive that contains files and a shell script with instructions on how to extract the contents; created with the Unix shar utility program; typically only usable on Unix computers with the Bourne shell installed.

Shar files also use the .SHAR file extension.

Program(s) that open .SH files
Microsoft Windows Logo
Windows
Icon ZipZag
Linux Logo
Linux
Icon unshar
Updated 9/18/2007