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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Not sure if this is of any use but......
I was messing around with getting return codes greater than 255 for special usage...
Of course the code could be made simple but in this code the new stored return code
is generated as exit is progressing...
# Real and imaginary return... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: wisecracker
I am trying to run this SH on Linux and getting error at IF condition.
I want to read the EXIT code and send the failure or success message.
Please help me on this. This worked when i was running on Solaris.
$ORACLE_HOME/bin/sqlplus abc/xyz@qwe @/home/test.sql
if ;... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: rlmadhav
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wanted to know the significance of different return codes when we do echo $?
I know when $? returns 0 the command has worked successfully.
but what does $? = 1, 2, 3 etc. signify.
Thanks in advance for the help !!! (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: aarti.popi
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Good Morning All..
I was wondering about getting exit codes of a command in a shell script. I'm trying to run uvscan (McAfee command line scanner) and I want to have the log file say why, if at all, the process failed/exited.
Something to the extent of
If ; then
echo "This is why it... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cmschube
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
In an unix script I am using an Perl one liner perl -i -ne '-----'
If the perl one liner fails i am not able to catch the return code.
It always give 0 as return code. Can you tell me how can i catch the return code
perl -i -ne '---'
Thanks and Regards
Ammu (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ammu
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a simple script which renames a file.How do i capture the return code of the script if the script fails (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kris01752
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have the below script I am running on a Solaris system to check the status of a Tivoli Workload Scheduler job and return the status. We need this script to return a '0' if any of the jobs in the stream are in a "EXEC" state and an "1" if in a "HOLD" state. I am not a programmer so I am not sure... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: leezer1204
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I did a search and found the link for escape codes,- but I am not sure how to modify this script to set the margins.
I started with a script that was already written on my system to set a printer to print landscape. I need to send an report that is in an ascii file to multiple printers from my... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: MizzGail
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
were could i get sorce codes for Linux OS of people that change or emulate programs for other Unix based OS's. for example i am looking for a way to emulate mac os programs to linux. were could i go for source codes or already emulated porgrams that i could download. i am very courios about finding... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ChildrenoftheOS
Where can a locate a list of Unix exit codes?
Donna (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: donna carter