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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Please i have this command i used to zip different files in differents directory, but i have an error. Note that when i run the command in one directory it works fine.
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have written this in my script but while running i am getting syntax error `(' unexpected.
unload to "$BACKUP_DIR/n_fac_fid-$clliname" select * from n_fac_fid where fac_accesskey in (select fac_accesskey From n_fac_ap_fid where ap_clli="$clliname");
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
if ] ; then
echo "Some failure."
I tried many time to detect the unzip error, but it keep show the syntax error wherever how I change the syntac. Hope someone can help me fix the issue, thanks.
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Issue resolved, thanks (6 Replies)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am getting an wired error.... the script is running fine when i run it manually... but the same when i try to run in nohup mode, i am getting error
syntax error at line 24: `(' unexpected
The above if is the 24th line!!! I dont understand the error... (4 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Am very new to Unix and am currently Involved in Migrating some Shell Scripts from AIX 4 to Solaris 10.
While using teh for loop am getting the below error:
$ echo $SHELL
$ for file in $(ls *SEBE*)
syntax error: `$' unexpected
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Here is a simple script that is working in one server and is giving a syntax error in other server. Can somebody help me ?
# ftp files
done < $file
I tried..with no success:
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
i am getting following syntax error ...kingly advice why is it coming ??
find . -name "common.log"
if ; then
./a.sh: line 7: syntax error near unexpected token `fi'
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
hi can anyone pls look into this....shell script...
Pls find the error below:
> sh -n tmp
tmp: syntax error at line 28: `(' unexpected
isql -Usa -S$1 -P`grep $1 dbpassword|cut -d ":" -f3` -w2000 -b<<!
set nocount on
declare @i int
declare @dbname char(6)
declare @tmp int
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to create a script that polls every hour a directory for the existence of a file. The file I look for is a `token` dropped by an external process at the completion of a successful FTP process. I wrote this script `checkfile.ksh`:
if ] then
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