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Old Unix and Linux 01-22-2009   -   Original Discussion by Ariean
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Error while zipping files

I was trying to remove & archive all the files in the current directory and embed them into the zip file, i mean i don't want to list the files any more after zipping those files. For this i wrote the following code though operation was succeeded zipping all the files and creating a zip file i am seeing an error message, could you please correct me where i am doing wrong.

while read line
zip -mqj $zipfilename $line
if [ $? -eq 0 ];then
echo "$line File Has Been Added To The Zip File $zipfilename"
echo "Error In Adding $line To The $zipfilename"
done < $archivedir/archivefiles.list

Error Message:
zip error: Nothing to do! (GPM_090121.zip)
Error In Adding /u02/app/upload/process/2008_04_AM_AP_FI.csv To The GPM_090121.zip
for all files same error message
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Old Unix and Linux 01-22-2009   -   Original Discussion by Ariean
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Are you sure that file wasn't already put into the zip file? That is the error you get if the source file no longer exists.
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Old Unix and Linux 01-25-2009   -   Original Discussion by Ariean
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your file should have been zipped I guess ... Linux
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