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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am getting this error Syntax error: `]' unexpected. Did I do something wrong with elif? Does ksh not like double brackets?
if ]; then
elif ]; then
fi (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: cokedude
2. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
my script was running Ok, but suddenly it started giving this error.
./update_env_bi.sh: line 54: syntax error near unexpected token `)'
./update_env_bi.sh: line 54: `sed -i "s/PORT=*1/PORT=$2/" repository.xml'
The line 54 has this code.
sed -i "s/PORT=*1/PORT=$2/"... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: shajay12
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have written this in my script but while running i am getting syntax error `(' unexpected.
unload to "$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");
Any help appreciated. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: suryanmi
4. 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.
Please use code tags next time for your code and... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: duncanyy
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have another problem with my script. Please accept my apologies, but I am really nooby in sh scripts. I am writing it for first time.
returned=`tail -50 SapLogs.log | grep -i "Error"`
if ; then
echo "There is no errors in the logs"
And after... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: jedzio
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please hav a look at the below peice of script and let me know if there are any syntax errors.
i found that the below peice of Script is causing issue. when i use SFTP its working fine, but there is a demand to use FTP only. please find below code and explain if anything is wrong... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mahi_mayu069
7. 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
while the same works without issue on... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: paragkhanore
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'
./a.sh: line 7: `fi' (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: himvat
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i write one awk script file in shell programing
the code is related to dd/mm/yy to month, day year format
but i get an error
please can anybody help me out in this problem ??????
i give my code here including error
# date-month -- convert mm/dd/yy to month day,... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Herry
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
mailx... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: alan