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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am loving this integer maths thing.
64 bit systems are certainly easier than 32 bit, but hey, I don't intend to leave out my fav' platform.
Using one of the 'Brothers' methods, URL inside the code.
# Brother's formula .
#... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: wisecracker
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Need help on this. I need to increment a variable by 1 but retain as 2 characters.
I am using expr to do additions:
NEWSERIAL=`expr $SERIAL + 1`
$SERIAL can range from 01-99. After adding "1", I need the result to be 2 characters, eg: 02+1 = 03. By default expr will truncate the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: vchee
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I am trying to make a maths calculator that:
1. Prompts the user for a number.
2. Prompts the user for an operation (add, subtract, divide or multiply)
3. Prompts the user for a number.
4. Prompts the user for another operation (same as above) OR the option to get the result for the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: johnthebaptist
Hi guys, I asked for help on programming forums and no one didn't helped me so I ask for help here. I am playing with some tasks from my book and I can't figure where did I get wrong.
From the first program I get a blank screen, program won't generate 10*10 matrix.
And second problem is I... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: solaris_user
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I actually intent to check the integer or floating point number input by user i.e. 23, 100, 55.25, 12.50 ..etc. However, when someone input strings or alpha character, my program has to show invalid input.!! Is there any Unix shell script syntax can help me to check ?
Thanking you (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: krishnampkkm
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to write a while loop for a decimal value in tcsh which I know can't be done. Instead I want my increments to be one order of magnitude too large and then divide it by 10 when I use the variable. However, I don't know how to divide my variable and set it as another.
set... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: DFr0st
how i can read a long integer from standar input and a string with as many characters as specified in the number?
i thing that i must use the read command ofcourse.... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: aintour
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
if input to the perl program is ' ( p * ((a+b) * (c+d))) + q ' it shuld give the output as ' pac + pad + pbc + pbd + q ' .can anyone suggest a way to do this ? (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Anuj8584
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
isql -U $USERID -S $SERVER -D $DATABASE -i inputfile.sql -o outputfile.txt
in inputfile I have:
I also tried without "go" and with";" instead which did not work
SQL statements will work if I paste them directly into the script and use EOF
... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Cailet
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Heres a script i wrote as a bit of practise. What it does is insert a line in the middle of a file. The line being $1 and the file being $2
linenum= `wc -l < $2`
echo $1 >> $2
even=`expr "$linenum" % 2`
then... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Quesa