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# 1  
Old 10-08-2007
array

hi to all ....
i have txt file , tat contains list of file name ... i hav to put it into the array ..
say list.txt
in tat
kay.ldf
hak.ldf
warper.ldf
like tat

thanks
# 2  
Old 10-08-2007
Code:
#!/bin/ksh
set -A array `awk '{printf("%s ", $0)}' list.txt`

# 3  
Old 10-08-2007
Hey

I am also trying to get this
How can we read the values from array after storing the text file into an array

Thanks
# 4  
Old 10-08-2007
Simple Ex in ksh:
Code:
> ARRAY[1]="HOLA"
> ARRAY[2]="ADIOS"
> i=1
> j=2
> echo "${ARRAY[${i}]} ${ARRAY[${j}]}"
HOLA ADIOS

# 5  
Old 10-08-2007
Hi Klashxx
How u doing thanks for the answer

My script is this

#!/usr/bin/ksh
DIRNAME=`dirname $0`
export columnIdFile="colids.txt"
LOGFILE=$DIRNAME/cvs_users_defaults.log
TIME=`date`
#checks to see if the log files is present, if not then creates it
if [ -a $DIRNAME/cvs_users_defaults.log ]
then
:
else
touch $DIRNAME/cvs_users_defaults.log
fi


#Checking to see if a data file(colids.txt) exists for a load.
if [ -a $DIRNAME/$columnIdFile ]
then
INCOLFILE=$columnIdFile;
echo "Using file $INCOLFILE as input for column id";
echo " ";
echo "Started Process on $TIME" >> $LOGFILE
echo "Calling procedure to initialize users"


for colId in `cat $INCOLFILE`
do
echo "Storing User Defaults for User " $colId >> $LOGFILE

integer i=0
awk '{print $1}' colids.txt | while read item; do
myarray[$i]=$item
i=$i+1
done

integer j=0
if [[ $j -lt 5 ]]; then
print ${myarray[j]}
echo "${myarray[${j}]}"
j=$j+1
fi
done
#Here I am trying to print or echo the values in the array myarray but #couldnot get the values
#Is there something wrong I am doing Can you plz help me out



#rename the file after processing
logtime=`date "+%y%m%d%H%M%S"`
newUserFile="cvs_users_processed_"$logtime".txt"
# mv $userFile $newUserFile

echo "Ending process of setting user defaults at $TIME " >> $LOGFILE
echo "Check the log file at $LOGFILE"
exit 0
else
#IF "custsoncologyusers.txt" file does not exist in DIRNAME then end grace
fully
echo "No user default file ($userFile) is available to load"
echo "No user default file ($userFile) is available to load" >> $LOG
FILE
echo "Ending user default process with a return code 0 at $TIME" >> $LOG
FILE
exit 0
fi


Thanks
Pinky
# 6  
Old 10-08-2007
Ok , try this (ksh):

Code:
i=0
awk '{print $1}' colids.txt | while read item
                                      do
                                           myarray[${i}]=${item}
                                           (( i+= 1 ))               
                                      done

j=0
while (( j < i ))
do
     echo "${myarray[${j}]}"
      (( j += 1 ))
done

Regards
# 7  
Old 10-16-2007
Hi I tried to assign the array as you suggested
could able to assign but could not read them out of the loop

I was trying to do this instead

myfile has this data

molly
mic

typeset -i cnt=0
while read line
do
my_user_id[$cnt]=$line
((cnt = cnt + 1))
done < myfile

select linefromfile in ${my_user_id[@]}
do
echo $linefromfile
done

when I looked at the output I am getting
1)molly
2)mic
#?

why am I getting the #? at the end of the output
it's an error I guess and it's stopping the rest of the program to work

can any body explain why am I getting #? and how to get rid of it?


Thanks
Pinky

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