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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am starting mgen5 for sometime depends on input from a file, in a child process. now I want to make parent to wait in this child process till mgen5 finishes, or timeout happens.
could anyone please tell me how to make parent to wait in child process in shell script?
thanks... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: girijajoshi
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have two scripts lets say A.expect and B.sh needs to be executed.
I am executing B.sh from A.expect where B.sh has sleep command.
My problem is that when B.sh encounters the sleep command my A.expect starts executing and exits.
but my A.expect should execute only after completing B.sh.
Is... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: priya@2012
Hello. I want to make a child do some stuff,wait,then the parent does some stuff and then child does some stuff and waits again.I have made the following but it does not work.Can anybody help me?
pid1 = fork();
if (pid1 == -1)
perror("Can't create child\n");
... (18 Replies)
Discussion started by: Cuervo
Parent Thread Of Child Thread
Suppose a process creates some threads say threadC and threadD.
Later on each of these threads create new child threads say threadC1, threadC2, threadC3 etc. So a tree of threads will get created.
Is there any way to find out the parent thread of one such... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rupeshkp728
I have the following problem:
I have makefileproj and makefilemod in a build process for a complex project - from makefileproj I call the makefilemod.
In makefilemod I generate a list containing objects eg,: "../../../25_Build/Results/Objects/FBL/Fls.o... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: marina_lmv
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to find a list of files and writing it to a text file. Based on the machine performance the file writing will be slow at certain time.
The code to find file and redirecting the output to text file is on a shell script
/usr/bin/find $SEARCH_DIR -daystart \( \( -name 'KI*' -a... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: nuthalapati
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a shell that kicks off several sub-shells and make them run parallelly, like:
However, since all sub-shells run parallely, the parent shell finished right after it's submitted, like:
$ parent.sh &
$ + Done parant.sh &
... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: visio2000
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have two ksh script. 1st script calls the 2nd script and the second script calls an 'C' program.
I want 1st script to wait until the 'C' program completes.
I cant able to get the process id for the 'C' program (child process) to make the 1st script to wait for the second... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: sennidurai
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a shell script A which calls another 10 shell scripts which run in background. How do i make the parent script wait for the child scripts complete, or in other words, i must be able to do a grep of parent script to find out if the child scripts are still running.
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: albertashish
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
is there a way to make my script wait before doing something without using the "sleep _" command? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Blip