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Old 03-10-2011
File comparison in shell script


I have written one script :


echo -n -e "\nEnter how many files : "
read no

for (( j=1; j<=$no; j++ ))
    echo -n -e "\nEnter $j File name : "
    read name[$j]

for (( j=1; j<=$no; j++ ))
    FILE=`find ./ -type f -name "${name[$j]}"`
    echo "$FILE"


Enter how many files : 2

Enter 1 File name :

Enter 2 File name :


I need script that should print " file present in multiple path"
so how do i compare "" ????
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Old 03-10-2011
you can extract the filename by command---basename
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Old 03-10-2011
Originally Posted by kiran_j
I need script that should print " file present in multiple path"
so how do i compare "" ????
You can something like:
FILE=`find ./ -type f -name "${name[$j]}"`
if [ `echo "$FILE"|wc -l` -gt 1 ]
  echo "$FILE present in multiple path"

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Old 03-10-2011
Thank you very much!!!

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