Using "shc" to hide shell-script contents.

shc creates static binaries from shell scripts.

There is rarely performance gain from this, is most often used as another layer of abstraction for security through obscurity.


shc -e '12/31/2020' -m 'Contact Your Administrator' -rTv -f ./
This will create:
For most cases, the ".sh.x" file is what you want to distribute.