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Old 09-23-2009
Launch Script

Hi all! I just got done writing a script. The problem Im running into is I have to lanuch the script with:


Is there a way to launch it with by just entering


into the shell?
# 2  
Old 09-24-2009
if you make the script executable you can launch it from it's own directory like this:


if you put its directory in your PATH, you can launch it from anywhere like this:

If you want to launch it like this:


you have to rename it (and it's directory has to be in the PATH):

# 3  
Old 09-24-2009
And it is best to put a shebang on the first line of your script e.g.

or e.g.

Then the script will always be run with that particular shell, no matter what parent shell it was called from...
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Old 09-24-2009
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