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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am creating a bash that uses perl . The below code closes before the input is entered. If I run the perl as a .pl it is fine. What am I doing wrong? Thank you :).
wget -O getCSV.txt http://xxx.xx.xxx.xxx/data/getCSV.csv
print... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: cmccabe
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello friends . I am newbie to perl scripting but still managed to write a code but i am stuck at a place where i need help . Below is the code and can someone help me in taking user input for changing the font size for a html table .Thank you in advance
echo " Enter the Directory... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ajayram_arya
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
This was taken down recently because it appeared to be homework, but it isn't. It's for a script I am working on at work. Thanks for the help.
How do you check that user inputs (arguments 1 and 2) are both numbers and are at least 5 digits in length? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: thibodc
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please tell me how to write a perl script that asks the user to enter words and that passes them to a variable.
In bash, the "read" command would achieve such user interaction.
read -p "Enter files: " vFiles
However, I am looking for perl version of something equivalent... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: LessNux
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
If I want all user input to start with " : " if not display error
or what I asking is how to do if statement that control a first letter of string that we want to start with. and not worry about the rest
Thank (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: guidely
I'm writing a KSH shell script that's using SQL though DB2.
If I have a table defined and populated
db2 "create table tb(num int,letter char(4))"
db2 "insert into tb values(111,a)
db2 "insert into tb values(112,b)
db2 "insert into tb values(111,c)
How can I check if a letter user... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: busdude
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
###script to input four characters. wxyz
echo "input first string"
echo "input second string"
echo "first string is:" $instring1
echo "second string is:" $instring2
##IF instring1 or instring2 are NOT 4 characters (xxxx) , exit 1.
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Discussion started by: ajp7701
I'm using AIX version 5.3 currently. I'm trying to create a user id, e.g. andyleong, which the system prompted the length is too long.
1. I would like to know is that the length of user id is limited to maximum 8 characters for AIX.
2. Is it apply to all versions of AIX?
If no... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: meihua_t
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hey, I've create a custom useradd script, and I don't want the person creating the user to be able to put comma's in any of the input fields, because it could corrupt the /etc/passwd file.
I don't care what other characters they put in there, so is there a way I can just check all the input... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: paqman
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a command that sets a variable length?
I have a input of a variable length field but my output for that field needs to be set to 32 char.
Is there such a command?
I am on a sun box running ksh
Thanks (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: r1500