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Old 08-03-2011
executing a shell script everytime the terminal is opened

the problem statement is

Write a shell script, which gets executed the moment the user opens a terminal. It should display the message "Hello your_name, welcome to 172.16.4.120 server”

How to get around this?

Last edited by arindamlive; 08-03-2011 at 02:29 AM.. Reason: forgot to specify the problem by mistake
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Old 08-03-2011
put the below lines in the .profile or .bashrc file ( under your home directory )

Code:
 
echo "Hello $LOGNAME"
echo "Welcome to $HOSTNAME"

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Old 08-03-2011
thanks a lot

Last edited by arindamlive; 08-03-2011 at 03:00 AM..
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