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Top Forums UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers How to call .sh file from makefile.am? Post 303016228 by bakunin on Sunday 22nd of April 2018 04:45:53 PM
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Originally Posted by srikanth007
I have used $(shell ./doEcho.sh)
In addition to what dryden already said: what makes you think that the current directory is in fact what you believe it to be?

It is always problematic to use relative pathes in scripts because you never can be sure from where the script is called.

I hope this helps.

bakunin
 
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explain_mkdir_or_die(3) 				     Library Functions Manual					   explain_mkdir_or_die(3)

NAME
explain_mkdir_or_die - create a directory and report errors SYNOPSIS
#include <libexplain/mkdir.h> void explain_mkdir_or_die(const char *pathname); DESCRIPTION
The explain_mkdir_or_die function is used to call the mkdir(2) system call. On failure an explanation will be printed to stderr, obtained from explain_mkdir(3), and then the process terminates by calling exit(EXIT_FAILURE). This function is intended to be used in a fashion similar to the following example: explain_mkdir_or_die(pathname); pathname The pathname, exactly as to be passed to the mkdir(2) system call. Returns: This function only returns on success. On failure, prints an explanation and exits. SEE ALSO
mkdir(2) create a directory explain_mkdir(3) explain mkdir(2) errors exit(2) terminate the calling process COPYRIGHT
libexplain version 0.52 Copyright (C) 2008 Peter Miller explain_mkdir_or_die(3)

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