CS631 -- Advanced Programming in the UNIX Environment - HW#1
HW#1: trivially copy a file
The objective of this assignment is for you to write your first program and get comfortable developing a tool from a given specification.
Write a simple program to copy a file following the specification in this manual page. Your program will:
You can test the functionality of your program using this script. Please note that passing all tests there is necessary, but not sufficient for a good grade. As explained in class, code quality and cleanliness will factor into your grade.
Deliverables and Due Date
You will submit a single compressed tar archive named username-hw1.tar.gz that will extract into a directory named after your username. In that directory will be the files bbcp.c, Makefile, README, and checklist.
For example, I would create my submission like this:
The due date for this assignment is 2020-09-21 16:00:00 EDT. Please attach the file to an email sent from your @stevens.edu email address to firstname.lastname@example.org with a subject of "[CS631] HW1".