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I have a shell script that is run as root. Script rins ok until the point where it have to switch to user "mqm" to run other commands. It just hangs at the point of this line in the script
su - mqm -c "dspmq"
I ran the same commands at the terminal and they run fine.
Any thoughts. (6 Replies)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
i want to login as a different user inside a shell script and then call another shell script from that script.
how to do that?
original script : script_A.sh
so when the script_A.sh is called , i want to login as a different user and then call another shell script(script_B.sh) from... (3 Replies)
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Something strange going on with a shell script I'm writing. It's trying to write a list of files that it finds in a given directory to another file. But I also have a skip list so matching files that are in that skip list should be, well uhm, skipped :)
Here's the code of my... (2 Replies)
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I am writing perl script to configure Cisco device but Variables inside Net::Telnet::Cisco Module doesn't work and passed to device without resolving.
here is a sample of script:
$device = "10.14.199.1";
($o1, $o2, $o3, $o4) = split(/\./,$device);... (5 Replies)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm coding on Ubuntu 9.04 standard shell.
I'm writing a script that needs to generate a random number at some point of its execution.
When I do
echo $RANDOMas a command inside shell, I clearly get some randomly generated number
However when I do
echo $ior even... (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: ksk
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I want to switch a user inside a shell script.My current user say x and user y to whom i want to switch both have login on the same server,the one on which i want to execute my script on.
"I want to do something like this
su - y
Password should be provided in the script itself.And... (6 Replies)
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echo "Inside something"
echo $1 $2
val=$(something "Hello " "world")
Inside somethingHello world
But it's not echoing. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: cola
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a shell script in which I need to switch to another user and execute some commands and then come back to the original user.
To make it more clear -
I have to log in as user root then 'su' to jag - execute a script called backup.sh and then logout and come back to root again..
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bjagadeesh
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I have a shell script RemoveFiles.sh
Inside this file, it only has two commands as below:
rm -f ../../reportToday/temp/*
rm -f ../../report/*
My problem is that when i execute this script, nothing happened. Files remained unremoved. I don't see any error message as it... (2 Replies)
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to run the following code from a script file but it complains that syntax of (both instances of) grep is wrong.
When I copy and paste it to the terminal, it is OK. Any idea what the problem might be?
set i = `grep -c #define flags.h`
my func (`cat... (4 Replies)
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