Using Types To Create Object Orientated Korn Shell 93 Scripts

This post discusses the concept of types which are a recent addition to ksh93 and, by means of a number of examples, demonstrates how to use types to implement an object-orientated approach to writing ksh93 shell scripts.

Sort Korn Shell 93 Associative Arrays

This port demonstrates one method of sort printing the elements of an Korn shell associative array.

Hard Disk Metadata

This post demonstrates how to access hard disk metadata such as disk geometry, capacility, manufacturer, serial number, firmware revision, rotational speed, and partiitioning information using libparted and various ioctls and output the metadata in a number of formats.