10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting
1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Say I have a for loop that parse through a file....Say it look for the colors red and blue in sections of the file. Say it find red before it find blue in the file.
Say I have two if statements in the for loop
Something like if blue is found print blue is my favorite color is the first if... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: scj2012
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Bash shell, variables i and rem are working fine in 2 separate for loops, but I'd like to consolidate them like this:
for && This gives syntax error on &&.
Thanks in advance for direction. (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: p1ne
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello. I am new here and new to scripting. I used to have a very basic script that worked for simple backup/restore of files. I have expanded it and well... I have ended up with a complete mess. It still backs up and restores but there is so many issues that stem from the many if statements I... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: gameinn
4. Homework & Coursework Questions
1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data:
Two problems I need solving please. I created a script where the user types in 7 numbers as standard input and each one is then stored in an array. Now I need to perform the following calculations on those numbers:
1) Use a while... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: jjb1989
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
HI Unix Gurus,
I have a number of SELECT count(*) statements in an input file and I want to execute it using a shell script but one by one using loop in script....
How can I do this..... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: ustechie
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, I am trying to write a for statement that will allow for the ps, who, finger, and date commands to run. Can anyone help? I use Putty. (22 Replies)
Discussion started by: lexydoll87
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am kind of new in Unix and i have to make a menu. I want to put an if statement in the menu. you should enter the filename and it goes to that file. How do i do this? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: trob
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
New to scripting in general, so patience plz. If I ask a stupid question or don't get it, I thank you for your kindness in advance.
That said, did a for i loops checks to see if a PB* file is there but I need to know two things before I copy the file.
I need to know if the file's create date... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: xgringo
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I had different problem scenarios with IF statement. Can any expert please enlighten me on the difference with these scenarios. Thank you.
test=`cat /var/log/database0.$testdate*.log | grep "Errors found during processing" | tail -10`
... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: filthymonk
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
how do i do an or in an if-then statement? i tried:
if ; then
how???? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Blip