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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm reading a text file using a while loop but when I call a function from within this loop it exits that same iteration … even though there are many more lines in the file to be read.
I thought it was something to do with the IFS setting but it appears that a function call (when run... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: user052009
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Im trying to write a script that will archive some file using java program.Below is the part of the script that I use and my problem is that the script always return with status 0.Below is part of my script(end part)
echo "No of files before tar :... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: saachinsiva
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am confused on why the below snippet of code is not working as I intend it to do. I have googled and confirmed that "exit" is supposed to abort the execution of the script regardless if the exit was called from inside a function, or the main body of the script.
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Discussion started by: maddmaster
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Okay, for reasons related to sourcing a script from another script, I've had to put my main loop into a function, and from there I call other functions. My problem then is exiting from deep within the function call stack.
I used to simply call exit, and that would accomplish what I... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: brsett
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
while executing the following script, my terminal window is getting closed if I enter a invalid option. I want the script should go back the the command prompt. how to do achive it. i execute the script as . ./test
Printf " Type of Installer : \n\t\t 1. Whole Build... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: vij_krr
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Let me know if there is a way to pass array to a funtion in ksh script.
echo '$1:' $1
echo '$2' $dbList
The array will be at the second position....something like this
isPresent 12 <array>
echo... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: prasperl
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to do a test Telnet in KSH and if the connection is good then disconnect the telnet session with out logging in and without exiting the shell script.
Example output of a good connection:
$telnet xxx.xx.xx.xxx xxxx
Connected to xxx.xx.xx.xxx.
Escape... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: calex
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to write a function like
but I get following error:
"return: bad non-numeric arg ''"
what shall I do? Isn't it possible to return strings?:confused:
lucae (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: lucae
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
just wanted to ask if functions created in a Korn shell script can be passed parameters and if so what is the syntax for creating a function with parameters?
Mani (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: scriptingmani
In one of my programs another process is called using the system command e.g.
lv_error = system("myproc");
where lv_error is declared as an int.
myproc would be returning 0 for success and 1 for failure. e.g.
When the return code... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mbb