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Old 02-05-2009
Setting Echo Off


How to set the ECHO off in shell scripts so that the default output will be hidden.
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Old 02-05-2009
Sound like BASIC Smilie
You need to send stdout to /dev/null
echo "test" 1>/dev/null

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Old 02-05-2009
To set it for the whole script, put in this somewhere at the beginning
exec 1>/dev/null

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