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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Hi Guys, I'm trying to work out how to add a command line argument inside single quotes. Would anyone be able to help please as I'm going mad :)
I want to be able to place the filename on command line and it then be used in a script but it needs to have quotes surrounding it.
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Discussion started by: mutley2202
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to use a string as a command line argument...is this possible using TCSH? For example say my script is called TEST and I would like to pass a string into my script stating why the test failed.
TEST "Failed due to missing statement" (4 Replies)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am new to csh. I need to pass some command line arguments like
./abc.sh -os Linux -path abc -tl aa -PILX 1
I have defined the loop as shown below. But its taking "-os" switches as arguments. Its treating them as arguments.
How to resolve it?
while ( $#argv != 0 )
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
how do i check if a command line argument is -g?
if command line argument equals "-g"
print "Goodbye \n";
print "Welcome to the program! \n";
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Discussion started by: bshell_1214
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have to write a script to determine whether given command line argument ($1) contains "*" symbol or not, if $1 does not contains "*" symbol add it to $1, otherwise show message "Symbol is not required". For e.g. If we called this script q5 then after giving ,
$ q5 /bin
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
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Discussion started by: asirohi
I have a very simple C program which will run in UNIX. When i am passing * as the command line argument, i am gettig the below output.
int main(int argc,char *argv)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Say I want to get the value of last command line argument using the value in $# (or some other way if u can suggest) how do I do it??
These don't work :( (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: amit_oddey21
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a shell script which does the encryption of a file where i am passing the file name as a command line argument,but later on the script waits on the screen to enter Y or N
what is the command i should be using on the shell script
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
can any help me how to can pass array as command line argument in korn shell.
also how to read a array from command line.
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