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Old 02-29-2012
Passing argument from Java to Shell script

Hi All,

I want to pass array of argument from Java to a shell script.I can use process builder api and its exec() method to call the script,but the question is how to receive the parameter in the script.

Thanks in advance

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any idea Gurus??
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Old 02-29-2012
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If you pass the parameter into the script commandline, it will be received in the special variables $1, $2, $3, etc. The special variable $# tells you how many you have.

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