Example: Simple Output in Bash
#!/bin/bash # A sample Bash script by John Smith echo Today is a good day to code Bash
Today is a good day to code Bash
Example: Special characters and tabs in Bash
The -e below allows for the use of special characters in the echo line, in this case the \t used to tab over.
echo -e "Name: \t John Smith" echo -e "Name: \t Mary McDonald"
Name: John Smith
Name: Mary McDonald