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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
In Bash shell - the ps -ef shows only the /bin/bash but the script name is not displayed ? Is there any way to get the script names for the process command ?
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in KSH (Korn Shell), my command output shows the script names but when run in the Bash Shell... (3 Replies)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
So I'm trying to pass certain json elements as env vars and use them later on in a script.
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm putting together a script that will search my mail archives for emails that meet certain criteria and output the files to a text file.
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Sorry, for my not so perfect english!
I want to stop bash shell script execution until any key is pressed.
This line in a bash shell script
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
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121G 14G 101G 12% /home
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am currently using the while loop in bash shell, as follows.
while read line
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Im using cygwin app which we use the bash shell for scripting.
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