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Old 11-17-2010
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Capture http response code from wget

Hi All,

I am using wget to call a url..i am getting 202 if it is successful. if not i am forcing the response code to 417.

how can i capture the response code and print 0 if it is 202 and 1 if it is not 202

any ideas, please share

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(($?==202)) will return 0 if $? is 202
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You'll want the --server-response option, eg
wget --server-response http://localhost/nx.file 2>&1 | awk '/^  HTTP/{print $2}'

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