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Re: bash vs. python scripts - which one is better?

Manon Metten wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm about to learn bash or python scripting.
> - Which one is easiest to learn?
> - Which one is more powerful?
> - Can I execute /bin commands from within a python script
>   (something like mkdir or ls)?
> Or should I learn bash scripting anyway?

You should learn bash anyway ;).

I believe is easier that python, at least for system scripts, but if you
want to make something bigger, like an application then go for python.

Jose Luis.

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