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Old 09-19-2001
Shell Scripting

HEEllloo

Juz a question: besides using telnet to program Shells scripts like korn,bourne,bash,C
is there other ways to actaully program shell scripts?
Adrianshawn
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Old 09-19-2001
Notepad

You can program your scripts in Windows Notepad for all you like but it needs an incarnation of a UNIX shell to run. That does not particularly mean that you need a UNIX system, alot of the UNIX shells have been ported to the other OS's: Windows, OS/2. However you are likely to find gaps in functionality when using a UNIX shell other than on a true UNIX system.
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Old 09-19-2001
Thanx Patvdv for replying
Anyway,where and how can i actually port this shell??
Adrianshawn
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Old 09-19-2001
What patvdv means by "port", means it's been written to act very similarly to the original, but has been "re-programmed" to work on other systems. In this case, a shell that was written for Unix has been rewritten to work on Windows systems. All you have to do is to download and install it.

A few examples of Unix-like tools on Windows:
www.mkssoftware.com
www.research.att.com/sw/tools/uwin/

There are more out there, you just have to search for them. I recommend here:
www.google.com
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Old 09-19-2001
Lightbulb [n]awk perl

awk, nawk, perl, txt control, etc

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