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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to write a bash script called YN that looks like the following
YN "Specify a question" "doThis" "doThat"
where "doThis" will be executed if the answer is "y", otherwise "doThat".
YN "Do you want to list the file dog?" "ls -al dog" ""
Here's my attempt... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: LeoKSimon
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to use a string as a command line argument...is this possible using TCSH? For example say my script is called TEST and I would like to pass a string into my script stating why the test failed.
TEST "Failed due to missing statement" (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: thibodc
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am new to csh. I need to pass some command line arguments like
./abc.sh -os Linux -path abc -tl aa -PILX 1
I have defined the loop as shown below. But its taking "-os" switches as arguments. Its treating them as arguments.
How to resolve it?
while ( $#argv != 0 )
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
When I run the below command
ssh -o 'PasswordAuthentication yes' -o 'PreferredAuthentications publickey' -i $HOME/.ssh/id_dsa Server_Name
I found the below error
ommand-line line 0: Missing yes/no argument
Kindly help me to sort out
Double post, continued... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Pratik4891
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have to write a script to determine whether given command line argument ($1) contains "*" symbol or not, if $1 does not contains "*" symbol add it to $1, otherwise show message "Symbol is not required". For e.g. If we called this script q5 then after giving ,
$ q5 /bin
Here $1 is /bin, it... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: cynosure2009
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
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Discussion started by: asirohi
I have a very simple C program which will run in UNIX. When i am passing * as the command line argument, i am gettig the below output.
int main(int argc,char *argv)
printf("\nHello... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: dsudipta
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a piece of code ...wherein I need to assign the following ...
1) A command line argument to a variable
2) A unix command to a variable
e.g result=`wc -l testFile.txt`
in my awk shell script
When I do this :
print "origCount" origCount --> I get the... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: sweta_doshi
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Say I want to get the value of last command line argument using the value in $# (or some other way if u can suggest) how do I do it??
These don't work :( (4 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
can any help me how to can pass array as command line argument in korn shell.
also how to read a array from command line.
spandu (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: spandu