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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to run a query which returns a sum value(a number).
I want to get it in a variable so that i can refer to that variable in different places.
when i am running the following command
variable=`isql -Uuser -Sserver -Ppassword
1> select sum(count(*)) from xyz..abc where clm_id... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sharma331
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I'm working on a short BASH script on my Ubuntu box that will run powerpoint scripts with MS Powerpoint Viewer 2007 via WINE.
I can run the presentation when I run it manually but what i'd like to do is have the script look for the newest file then run it.
# Start the newest... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: binary-ninja
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
in shell script, i have the command swstart -p which returns an output. i want to store the output of this command into a variable. how i can do that
excerpt from the script
# Program: swstart -p
# Description: Starts the sentinels on Slave server
... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: lookinginfo
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
When script is running you only see when some of the commands are not successfull.
Is there a way to see which command are executed and to show the substitution of variables as every line is executed ? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: gr0124
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Let say I have these 3 files (state, list and myscript). I want to be able get the sample output like below when I run myscript. Any one know how to fix the code? TIA.
> cat /home/state
> cat /home/list
CA 100 50 20
AUS 120 61 10
> cat myscript... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: joker_789us
Hi, with this command:
cu -l /dev/ttyACM0 -s 9600 > name.txt
I put the output of the port in a txt
Is posible to do the same (or similar) in a var directly, inside a C program?
cu -l /dev/ttyACM0 -s 9600 > variable ?
I have trying this withs pipes, but i dont know how to... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: daaran
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
When I run time -p <command>, it outputs:
sys X.XXwhere X.XX is seconds. How I can take just that first number output, the seconds of real time, and assign that to a variable? (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: jeriryan87
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have two questions, I am new to programming
1. I have an output of a command and i want to get some specific part of it in a variable. i am trying
sr=`some comand xyz| grep 'Last Changed Rev:' | cut -c19-`
now variable sr gets a end of line character at end.
output of the command... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: muaz
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am looking for a way to redirect the result from a command into a variable.
This is the scenario.
Using the find command I will be getting multiple records/lines back.
Here is the command I am using:
find /”path”/ -name nohup.out –print
This now is giving me the paths and file... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: hugow
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
With cut -c 8-13 myfile,
I am getting some numeric value.
In my shell script I am trying to assign something like this,
var=cut -c 8-13 myfile
But at the time of execution I am getting -c is not found.
If I dont assign, then script executes well.
Can we not simply use the value from one... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: videsh77