Piping Unix Variable Array values into AWK


 
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Old 11-17-2010
Piping Unix Variable Array values into AWK

#ksh

Here is my code:

Code:
ERRORLIST="43032 12001 12002 12003 12004 34019 49015 49016 49017 49018 49024 49025 49026 58004 72003 12005 12006 12007 12008 12011 12012 16024 16023"

for ERROR in ${ERRORLIST}
do
awk -v l="$lastdate" '/^....-..-../&&$0>l{d=$0}d&&/Error: '"${ERROR}"'/{print d,$0}' $logfile > $tempfile
done


for some reason its only finding the last value in my array 16023 and not picking up 16024. Any help appreciated! thanks
# 2  
Old 11-17-2010
You should append to the file instead of overwriting the file
Code:
awk -v l="$lastdate" '/^....-..-../&&$0>l{d=$0}d&&/Error: '"${ERROR}"'/{print d,$0}' $logfile >> $tempfile

# 3  
Old 11-17-2010
Or put it after done:
Code:
..
  awk -v l="$lastdate" '/^....-..-../&&$0>l{d=$0}d&&/Error: '"${ERROR}"'/{print d,$0}' $logfile 
done > $tempfile

# 4  
Old 11-17-2010
Quote:
Originally Posted by anbu23
You should append to the file instead of overwriting the file
Code:
awk -v l="$lastdate" '/^....-..-../&&$0>l{d=$0}d&&/Error: '"${ERROR}"'/{print d,$0}' $logfile >> $tempfile


omg i should also try to remember to keep breathing with that mistake. Thank you both though
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