using fmli to create menu's


 
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Old 09-29-2006
using fmli to create menu's

I am currently having a problem creating a dynamic Menu that reads in from a file and appends this Menu list with an exit menu item.

the syntax I am using to create the dynamic Menu is

menu="$ARG1 Host names"

`cat Hosts.data | regex '^(''.*)$0$' '
name="$m0"
action=open Menu.Login.mnu $ARG1 $m0


1) This created a menu that had 3 columns, I only wanted 1 column
2) I tried to add an Exit Menu item to the list but it creates one after each Menu list. e.g.

host1
exit
host2
exit
host3
exit
# 2  
Old 09-29-2006
can you show us Hosts.data file ?
can you show us the values in m0 and $ARG1 ?
# 3  
Old 09-29-2006
The Host.data file has something simular to ;

Host01
Host02
Host03
Host04
....
Hostnn

the $ARG1 will either be "Build", "FTP" or "Release", and is used to be passed through as an argument for Menu.Login.mnu

$m0 will just be the values of Host.data file
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