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I would like this to work with seconds as well.
if ; then
echo "Incorrect usage ! Example:"
echo './CountDown.sh -d "Jun 10 2011 16:06"'
echo './CountDown.sh -m 90'
if ; then
until=`date -d... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: drew77
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
In the below bash when the perl is it possible to hide the commands from running on screen and display a process countdown?
For example, on the cygwin screen now the user sees each process in the command running as running protocol refGene, running protocol popfreq_all, etc... Could a... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: cmccabe
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello, I have another problem with my script - I would like to have a countdown timer visible on the screen, and at the same time, I want te be able to do something else. And when the time runs out, I need to know about that inside the script somehow and do some action. I guess that would require 2... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: xqwzts
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Does anyone know of any FUN countdown script that I can use for my script? At the moment, am just using sleep 10 or more and then print stuff into the screen to allow more time for the user to decide whether they want to continue running the script or abort?
Just thought of wanting... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: newbie_01
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi guys, I've found two nifty little scripts on these forums one which detects if the F5 key has been pressed:
read -d '' -sn1 _KEY
case $_KEY in
while read -d '' -sn1 -t1 kp
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
was wondering if there was a script that would countdiwn the days until christmas (3 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
is there a script to preform a countdown from 10 seconds to 0? (5 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am taking a class in UNIX and have written a script that needs to countdown from a number that is read in from the keyboard to zero. If no number is given the start of the countdown should default to 10.
I can't get this to do the default
echo Enter a number here to countdown... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: froggwife