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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Im unable to stop the below infinite loop (bash script). Can someone tell me why this isnt responding to signals eg: ctrl+c (SIGINT) or ctrl+z
echo "count value is : $c "
Im using: SunOS 5.10
PS: If run this as... (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: Arun_Linux
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want the text based Star Wars movie at towel.blinkenlights.nl to loop infinitely.
It plays the movie and then disconnects my session? Can anyone think of a way to make my unix machine automatically reconnect over and over?
no commands are required are the connection its just in and... (3 Replies)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I was debating if I should put this in the dummies or scripts section, I apologize in advance if I chose poorly.
Fairly new to Unix and BASH scripting but I thought I made it fairly well given my limited understanding. However, the output indicates that it's looping and I'm ending up with a... (5 Replies)
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4. Homework & Coursework Questions
1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data:
My problem is an infinite loop when i press any other key other then Y or y in the while loop. what i want it to do is return to the normal script outside of it if pressing N or n or keep asking the same question if its any other... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Ren_kun
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to run an infinite loop.
function1 --> creates a file file1
function2 ---> need to call if the file creates
i am running these both function via a script --> script.sh
i need to run the function1 first and if the file file1 creates then need to run the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: satyaranjon
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I wanted to copy (not forward but copy) all incoming email to another address of mine. It worked, but now I encountered an infinite loop problem: When the second address doesn't like the content and bounces the message back, the bounce message will be sent back and forth.
So, what I have in... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: distill
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
what is the difference between while:,while true and while false? (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: proactiveaditya
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
this is how my scrip looks like
while : ; do
ls -1rt /opt/apps/script/data/check.txt*|tail -1 > /dev/null 2>&1
chmod +rwx $bindir/dummy2.sh
... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: tententen
whenever I am giving a 'ls' command system is going into infinite loop displaying the current home directory.
There is no separate shell script/file with ls name anywhere in the system.
I am using Solaris 10.
Any help / guidance in solving this problem is highly appreciated.
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Discussion started by: umakant