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Old 09-23-2011
script o/p problem

if [ $string=red ]; then
echo "blue"
elif [ $string=blue ]; then
echo "red"
echo "nocolour"

in the above script if I run

i am getting blue
if I run

it is showing the following error
File "", line 2
SyntaxError: invalid syntax

pls solve my problem
if i run blue i have to get red
if i run something i have to get noclour
# 2  
Old 09-23-2011

you should run it like that:

./ red


./ blue

correction below

Last edited by Dedalus; 09-23-2011 at 05:35 AM.. Reason: missed a correction
# 3  
Old 09-23-2011
Even you can try this

bash red


bash blue
# 4  
Old 09-23-2011
sorry that's not the only error.You should also change it like that:

#! /bin/bash

if [ "$string" = "red" ]; then
echo "blue"
elif [ "$string" = "blue" ]; then
echo "red"
echo "nocolour"

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