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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a script like this:
echo "enter filername in lowercase"
read -e filername exec 2>&1
echo "type the start date in format MM/DD/YYYY"
read -e startdate exec 2>&1
echo "enter the end date in format MM/DD/YYYY"
... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: newbie2010
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi can you explain me, what does variables $@ and $* return and how are they used, if can give me a sample example it could be helpful.
Thanks in advance,
Abhishek S. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: abhisheksunkari
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
When running a ksh script, how would you time how long it took the script ran for?
Is there a command that can capture this? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Jazmania
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Need some idea on file processing, I have file like below,
Processing al sources ...
...No value found :
Completed comparing all sources.
Processing al targets ...
...No value found :
From above I need to extract the line where "No value... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: braindrain
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to evalute the return status of a function without much success. I've put a very basic example below to explain.
check_ok() works fine but when used within an if statement, it always returns true, whether it is true or false. I'm guessing it returns true as the function... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: tig2810
I have the question:
How return the exit code from then assign :
VAR=$(command ) for ex. VAR=$(ls ....)
VAREXIT is equal to 0 if the directory exist or not exist. WHI??
if i execute the command direct from line-command , the value of $? is different if... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ZINGARO
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello friends ,
I am doing the following command, but it is not wise to all files.
for temp in `find ./CSV/ -name "*.txt"`
sed -n -e 'N; /*Main End/p' $temp
Its give me the correct output for some files , but not for all files.
I mean some files contains the... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: user_prady
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
below is a snippet of my perl codesystem ("scp -pq $dest_file $path");How i can i trap the return status? ie if the scp fails how can i know ? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: new2ss
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I still have problems when trying to figure out if the status of an ftp was successful. I ftp to different types (nt, vax, unix, etc...) of machines. I am trying to write a universal script that will ftp a file and then check to see if the ftp was successful. I have tried the... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: blt123
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Here is my problem. I hope I can get some help about it.
I need to know how can I get the return code of an application in the Unix shell script.
The script is like below:
PREVIOUS STATEMENT & VARIABLES
sqlplus scott/tiger @$sqldir/$sqlscript
NEXT STATEMENT (Like... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Shaz