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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wish to replace "\\n" with a single white space.
The below does the job on command-line:
$ echo '/fin/app/scripts\\n/fin/app/01/sql' | sed -e 's#\\\\n# #g';
However, when i have the same code to a shell script it is not able to get me the same output:... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: mohtashims
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
The following bash script fails with error message: "./phpquery_KNBB_html_reader.sh: line 65: syntax error near unexpected token `done'" when do ./<scriptname> in the shell. However when I copy-paste the entire contents of the file directly into a shell environment it runs ok returning the intended... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: BurritoSolution
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Im learning bash scrpting language and im making a script that read a file line by line and it does a comparison if in a line start with a letter or number and it will delete every ones that start with a letter. But im getting some errors
First of all, this is the script's... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: alienrunes
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a ksh script that runs as root ans issues several commands as a user differente from root as 'su <user> -c "command" ' . It works fine except for one step where the command executes sql statements. That command fails with ORA-20000.
Now the strangest thing, if I place a read command... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: naf
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
hi i have a script called test.sh. the content is ls >> crontest.txt.
if i run manually it's giving output.but if i scheduled in crontab it's not giving output.
02 * * * * /sms5/SMSHOME/eds_sh/test.sh >> /sms5/SMSHOME/eds_sh/testfile/logfile 2>&1
I am using ksh.is there... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: muraliinfy04
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
OS is Ubuntu 8.04.3. When I run the command:
/usr/bin/syslogMailer < /etc/syslog.pipes/criticalMessagesFrom a bash shell it works and i receive an email as per the script however when run from crontab it does not work. Can anyone explain why and how to fix it?
/usr/bin/syslogMailer... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: jelloir
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am a novice Linux/Perl user and am struggling to overcome what I am sure is a simple problem.
I am using a perl program to create a shell script daily containing between 10 and 30 "at -f" commands for the same day. Then I change the file attributes to allow the file to be executed. When... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: simoncjones
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Could you please suggest me how to run a shell script on a solaris env without using crontab. I am actually trying to write a shell script which will grep "WORD" in the logfile andd sends a email.Thanks in advance.
Sandeep. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sandeep anand
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Im very new at working with unix and this problem I simply can not understand. I know there are a lot of threads about problems with shell scripts behaving differently when run from a terminal and from a cronjob. I have tried everything(almost) but I still havent cracked this problem.
Im... (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: Nightowl
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a problem: my crontab -e is looks like this:
* 21 * * * (sqlplus hotback/hotback @/oracle/backups/bla-bla/scripts/hotback/daily_hotback.sql)
0 19 * * * /oracle/backups/dev10g/scripts/exports/daily_exports.sh
0 1 * * *... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: MarGur