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Old 08-24-2009
Positional Parameters

Can someone tell me in more layman's terms what positional parameters are and give a good example? My book again is confusing me. Smilie
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Old 08-24-2009
positional parameters are command line options and arguments:
find searchdir searchfile -myoption

$0 = find
$1 = searchdir
$2 = searchfile
$3 = -myoption

hope this helps

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