Which scripting language to learn for Linux Administration
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You are going to need to know some level of bash scripting, for sure. After that, almost any of the ones you listed are probably equally useful. Your choice should probably be dictated by existing work. If you have to maintain code written by someone else or vice versa, it is obvious that you will need to know something about the language used. In previous years it would be hard to go far wrong with Perl, but if you're starting from a greenfield setting, Python might be a better choice.