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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
I'm trying to write a script to gather and send data and it works just fine at the bash command line, but when executing from CRON, it does not run properly.
My scripting skills are pretty limited and there's probably a better way, but as I said it works at the command line, but... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: rusman
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to automate a couple of mounts. (I would do this in fstab, but the auto feature causes the virtual machine I'm running in to freeze when it boots up) If the machine I'm trying to connect to is OFF, I get the host unreachable error and then the bash script stops. The problem is... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: jdilts
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am having problems figuring this out.
This script below is supposed to create a list of file names with their "md5sum", in a file "lib-list.txt"
When I run it "sh component-list.sh " I get this:component-list.sh: 4: component-list.sh: function: not found
component-list.sh:... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: joemb
5. 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
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
when executing this command in unix:
echo "WM7 Fatal Alerts:", $(cat query1.txt) > a.csvIt works fine, but running this command in a shell script gives an error saying that there's a syntax error.
here is content of my script:
tdbsrvr$ vi hc.sh
"hc.sh" 22 lines, 509... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: 4dirk1
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Run a bash script, display on the screen and save all information in a file including error information.
I have a bash script called test.sh
now I want to run the test.sh and display the output on the screen and save the output including error info to a file.
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Damon sine
8. 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
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have a script that runs on bash and would like to run it on a machine that has csh and bash. the default setting on that machine is csh. i dont want to change my code to run it with a csh shell. is there any way i can run the script (written in bash) on this machine? in other words is there... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: npatwardhan
10. 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