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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please forgive me if this is the wrong forum. I want to execute some one liners with the groovy programming language and I'm having trouble escaping the special characters to accommodate bash.
Here is one of the lines that is giving me trouble:
groovy -e "(new... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: siegfried
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm pretty new to bash scripting and I've found myself writing things like this (and the same with even more nesting):
if $CATEGORIES; then
if $LABEL_SLOTS; then
$pyth "$wd/texify_grammar.py" "$input" "$texfile" "--label-slots" "--categories" "$CATEGORY_LIST"
... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: burbly
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to create a command prompt, for example "prompt>", so my prompt need to handle commands, for example "prompt>cmd", so i want to know how to get arguments for my own commands cmd, i.e. default argc should contain arguments count and argv should point to the argument vector i.e, for... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vins_89
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can we pass arguments while calling the perl script and as well as ask user input during execution of the script?
My program is as below:
I am passing arg1 and arg2 as argements to test.pl
]./test.pl arg1 arg2
Inside the test.pl I have :
print "Do you want a name ? (y/n) : ";... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jisha
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
hi, can someone how to accept command line arguments as a variable using in script?
like: ./scriptname arguments
by accept arguments, I can use it in my script?
thx! (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ikeQ
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Looking for a little help parsing some command line arguments in a bash script I am working on, this is probably fairly basic to most, but I do not have much experience with it.
At the command line, when the script is run, I need to make sure the argument passed is a file, it exists in the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Breakology
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am working on a script wherein i need the user to enter the Build ID
for eg:the command line will show
enter the build ID
Now on entering the build ID it should be assigned to @ARGV.
How can this be done.? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Varghese
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is it possible to accept a filename as command line parameter and then write to that file using command redirection? i tried the below script.
echo "Writing to file" > 'echo $outputfile'
but it isnt working. is there any other way to... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: silas.john
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How many arguments can we pass while testing a prgm at command line..
I encountered an issue while passing 10 arguments.
For $10 its taking argument passed for $1 followed by 'zero'.
can we pass more than 9 arguments /Is there any other way.
rrs (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: rrs
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
If no arguments are entered I wanna be able to read 2 arguments, i have done like this but it doesnt work:
until #loop starts
if ; then
echo No arguments were entered, please enter 2 arguments.
read $1 $2
elif || ; then
echo $#... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Vozx