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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.
Thanks in... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: mutley2202
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to write a bash script called YN that looks like the following
YN "Specify a question" "doThis" "doThat"
where "doThis" will be executed if the answer is "y", otherwise "doThat".
YN "Do you want to list the file dog?" "ls -al dog" ""
Here's my attempt... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: LeoKSimon
3. 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
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
When I run the below command
ssh -o 'PasswordAuthentication yes' -o 'PreferredAuthentications publickey' -i $HOME/.ssh/id_dsa Server_Name
I found the below error
ommand-line line 0: Missing yes/no argument
Kindly help me to sort out
Double post, continued... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Pratik4891
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)
printf("\nHello... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: dsudipta
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a piece of code ...wherein I need to assign the following ...
1) A command line argument to a variable
2) A unix command to a variable
e.g result=`wc -l testFile.txt`
in my awk shell script
When I do this :
print "origCount" origCount --> I get the... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: sweta_doshi
7. 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
8. 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
echo... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: rudoraj
9. 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.
spandu (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: spandu
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
how to parse the command line argument to look for '@' sign and the following with '.'.
In my shell script one of the argument passed is email address. I want to parse this email address to look for correct format.
firstname.lastname@example.org has '@' sign and followed by a '.'
to be more... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rmjoe