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If inside If loop

Hi All,

Below is the very simple code snippet but it si giving me syntax error

Code:
 
#!/bin/bash
#To ensure If JMS directory exists or not
ServerName=$(hostname)
#To ensure If JMS directory exists or not
echo $ServerName
if [ "$ServerName" = "usei01" || "$ServerName" = "usei02" || "$ServerName" = "usei03" ]; 
then
echo "Inside First If"
if [ -d /opt/shared -a -w /opt/shared/data/jms ];
then 
echo 'JMS mounts................exist'>>OutputResult.txt
else 
echo "JMS mounts................not exist">>OutputResult.txt
fi
echo "Outside IF"
fi

It is not reading the else and syntax error at line 7 which is my first If clause.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by sharsour
Hi All,

Below is the very simple code snippet but it si giving me syntax error

Code:
 
#!/bin/bash
#To ensure If JMS directory exists or not
ServerName=$(hostname)
#To ensure If JMS directory exists or not
echo $ServerName
if [[ "$ServerName" = "usei01" || "$ServerName" = "usei02" || "$ServerName" = "usei03" ]]; 
then
echo "Inside First If"
if [ -d /opt/shared -a -w /opt/shared/data/jms ];
then 
echo 'JMS mounts................exist'>>OutputResult.txt
else 
echo "JMS mounts................not exist">>OutputResult.txt
fi
echo "Outside IF"
fi

It is not reading the else and syntax error at line 7 which is my first If clause.
Just try the above code Smilie

Cheers!!!
-R
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# 3  
You have to write the first if clause as below.

Code:
 
if ([ "$ServerName" = "usei01" ]|| ["$ServerName" = "usei02" ]|| ["$ServerName" = "usei03" ]);then

;then should be in one line

Last edited by millan; 07-01-2013 at 06:22 AM.. Reason: added brackets
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# 4  
Or:
Code:
 if [ "$ServerName" = "usei01" -o "$ServerName" = "usei02" -o "$ServerName" = "usei03" ]

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Thanks Milan,

It is working for me
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