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Old 02-10-2012
need a script that does a simple task on multiple unix servers.

hi guys,
i need a script that does a simple task on multiple aix servers.
if possible with both telnet and ssh.
the simple task i wanna do is connect to a server and run "ifconfig -a" and get the output. nextweek i need to do similar jobs on like 50 servers... Smilie
can anybody help me with making this script plz?
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Old 02-11-2012
hi curtis,

there are many past threads on regarding a nedd similar to yours;
you may have a look at the following past threads for the structure of some expect script that may be useful for your task:

to send the output of a command from expect to a log file, have also a look at:
expect log file - The Tcl programming language

see ya
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Old 02-12-2012
thnx a lot fra!

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