This is the LHCb Starterkit, a series of lessons for getting analysts working confidently with LHCb data and software. The lessons are best approached one after the other, as most lessons build on the knowledge gained from the previous ones.
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Before starting, you should be familiar with using a shell, like
bash, and with programming in Python.
The Software Carpentry workshop gives a great introduction to these, as well as to many other useful computing tools.