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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Testing this with KSH on RHEL
The bellow code works but i can't seem to handle the exit status of the unix command when it fails... i wanted to put something like >/dev/null 2>&1 to manage standard output and standard error but it changes my logic and the code doesn't work cause it doesn't... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: maverick72
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to run a cronjob and in the cronjob I execute a script that if there is an error produces standard error so I do
/RUNMYSCRIPT 2> mylogfile.log
However, if it runs correctly, I don't get a standard error output, I get a standard out output. How do I redirect both standard error and... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: guessingo
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to redirect a standard error to the bit bucket(/dev/null) but it is not working. Though, it is working fine in redirecting the standard output.
Below is the output of my script without any redirection:
$ ./CheckVSSLocks.sh... (16 Replies)
Discussion started by: singh.chandan18
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hey, I'm completely new at this and I was wondering if there is a way that I would be able to redirect the log files in a directories standard output and standard error into and excel spreadsheet in anyway?
Please remember don't use too advanced of terminology as I just started using shell... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: killaram
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to know if there is a shell in which operations such as 2| (redirect standard error of one process to the standard input of another one) exist?
I know it is possible to do it in bash with things like:
(process 2>&1) | other_process
but I find it a bit intricate when... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: chlorine
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
how can i get the result of a command to not give me its error. For example, on certain systems the 'zfs' command below is not available, but this is fine becaues I am testing against $? so i dont want to see the message " command not found" Ive tried outputting to /dev/null 2>&1 to no... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: hcclnoodles
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm writing a script using file descriptor 2 (std error) to send an email only if the command fails or errors out but the script always emails me irrepective of whether it fails or not. It will not email the /tmp/check.error file output if doesn't error out just the mail with the subject "Cannot... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: barkath
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm working on a project for a class, and there's one part of the project that is confusing me.
It's a compression and decompression project, and after we write our code for compression, we need to write to standard error.
(1) Size of original file (number of characters read... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sjung10
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am new in shell scripting.
Can anyone point out what wrong of below script.
If I want the error output to "sqlerror.log"
and database pool data output to "bulk_main.dat".
Right now, the below script, if successful execute, the data will output to
bulk_main.dat && sqlerror.log both... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: epall
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hey guys, need some help. Running AIX Version 5.2 and one of our cron jobs is writing errors to a log file. Any ideas on the following error message.
Error: Internal system error: Unable to initialize standard output file
I'm guessing more info might be needed, so let me know.
Thanks (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: firkus