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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 and I manually updated my coreutils so that "tee" is now on version 8.27
I was running a script using bash where there is some write to pipe error at some point causing the tee command to exit abruptly while the script continues to run. The newer version of tee seems to prevent... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: stompadon
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Been messing around with shell programming for a couple of days and I found something that was pretty odd in the behavior of the echo command. Below is an example-:
When I type the following in my /home directory from my lxterminal in Debian-:
echo "`ls -l`"
I get the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sreyan32
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I came across and unexpected behavior with redirections in tcsh. I know, csh is not best for redirections, but I'd like to understand what is happening here.
I have following script (called out_to_streams.csh):
echo Redirected to STDOUT > /dev/stdout
echo Redirected to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: marcink
As per the subject, the following command is not working as expected.
echo $variable | mail -s "subject" "firstname.lastname@example.org"
Could anyone figure it out whats wrong with this. I am using AIX box.
Regards, (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: gjarms
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a shell script where I have the following:
for i in ad0 ad1
gpart create -s gpt $i || echo "Cannot create GPT partition on "$i". Exiting ..."
gpart add -s 128 -t freebsd-boot $i || echo "Cannot add freebsd-boot partition on "$i". Exiting ..."
gpart add -s 4G -t... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: da1
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
what if the difference between
I wrote a script with the second heading now when i change my heading to the first one ...the script is not executing well....im not getting the required output....any solution to this problem...or do i have to start the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: xerox
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
echo `echo ` doesn't echoes anything. And it's logic. But
echo `echo `echo ` ` does echoes "echo". What's the logic of it? the `echo `echo ` inside of the whole (first) echo, echoes nothing, so the first echo have to echo nothing but echoes "echo"
(too much echoing :P):o (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: hakermania
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Nice to meet you all here in this forum,
it's my 1rst time here
i'm asking about a little issue that i face
i added a ksh script that echo " please insert your name " and store the output to a login.log file.
the script is working fine with normal telnet
but Xstart is not working... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: islam.said
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I've modified the syslogd source to include a thread that will keep track of a timer(or a timer thread). My intention is to check the file size of /var/log/messages in every one minute & if the size is more than 128KB, do a echo " " > /var/log/messages, so that the file size will be set... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: jockey007
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
wht is the difference between these two command in bash shell scripting
$echo hello $var1
$echo "hello $var1" (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: srinivas2828