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Old 01-17-2013
Mail script

Hi Folks

Please help me on the below script

I want to write a script to mail with the subject as "xxxxx" on (lastday-1)_month_year.

means for this month the subject is like "xxxx" on 30_jan_2013
for february the subject is like "xxxx" on 27_feb_2013

only the subject needs to change, please help me on this
# 2  
Old 01-17-2013
Is this what you are trying to achieve?
Code:
$ sub=$( cal 2012 | awk '!/^$/{ld=$NF}END{printf "%d", ld-1;}' )
$ sub="${sub}_$( date +%b_%Y )"
$ echo $sub
30_Jan_2013

# 3  
Old 01-18-2013
please explain

Dear folks,

In the below script i understand that ld means last day , but i didnt get these
" awk '!/^$/{ld=$NF " , can you please explain



Original script
=============
Code:
$ sub=$( cal 2012 | awk '!/^$/{ld=$NF}END{printf "%d", ld-1;}' )
$ sub="${sub}_$( date +%b_%Y )"
$ echo $sub
30_Jan_2013


Last edited by Franklin52; 01-18-2013 at 05:17 AM.. Reason: Please use code tags for data and code samples
# 4  
Old 01-18-2013
awk '!/^$/ is used to remove blank lines if any from cal command output.
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