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Ran into this issue today and wanted to share how I fixed it as there is not a lot a lot of info online on this issue.
We upgraded our NetApp controllers to Ontap 9 and reboot all our iSCSI attached LDOMs after. One of the LDOM did not come up cleanly and it would not accept any keyboard inputs... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: ncherukuri
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi I am trying to get my script to accept input regardless if the person enters a or A. here is the portion of the code where I get the input.
echo -n 'Please enter your choice:' # prompt user for input.
read reply # read input
case $reply in #... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: DualPandas
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can we pass arguments while calling the perl script and as well as ask user input during execution of the script?
My program is as below:
I am passing arg1 and arg2 as argements to test.pl
]./test.pl arg1 arg2
Inside the test.pl I have :
print "Do you want a name ? (y/n) : ";... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jisha
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a way to display the default answer when accepting input from the user in the unix script..
read $ans?"Enter y to continue n to exit:"
altough ans contains n the message doesn't display the current contents on ans .. you get
Enter y to continue n to exit: (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: flopster
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I how do i accept a input date in script which is lesser than a specified day? ex: to accept a date less than or equal to 100 days(from today).?:(
Thanks for the help in advance.:) (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: abhi_123
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to invoke another application script from my script like
./new appl <<EOF
But is exits the new application after input command 2, I want that it should not exit and accept... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ashish_uiit
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
i need to accept the user input in my c shell script before executing next command. i have the following code which ask for user input, but does not store this value.
echo " Enter your input(Y/N)?"
if (req = Y)
echo " print $req"
echo " print $req"
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: skumar11
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Basically I want to make a script that can add, delete and view stuff in a external file called config.txt. I can open it up in Joe but im not sure how to read in the user input or using commands automatically in joe to edit, save then quit.
Problem area below:
1) echo "Add... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Pits
I'm using Red Hat Linux 3, and the computer has stopped taking input from mouse, keyboard, etc. What are possible causes? How can I fix?
-Worried Linux User (11 Replies)
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm just starting out with UNIX and have figured some stuff out. I just need some help with accepting user input on the command line. For instance, I created a number counter that counts down from any positive hard coded number. But, I want the commnad line line to read "Countdown 20" where 20... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: scott78