Top Forums Shell Programming and Scripting if: expression syntax error in gawk Post 302589806 by aigles on Thursday 12th of January 2012 04:22:05 PM
The syntax of the generated if statement is not valid in csh.
qstat -u jmarell | if [ `grep -c 348240` -eq 0 ]; echo 348240

A solution is to generate a statement like that :
qstat -u jmarell | grep -q 348240 || echo 348240

Another approch to solve your problem :
qstat -u jmarell |
awk '
    FILENAME=="-" { JobId[$1] = $2; next }
    ! ($2 in JobId) { print "Job id", $2, "not found" }
' - ~/curJobs.log


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