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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
i am working on one automation , for that i have writing one shell program that take user input in "while read line" block. but read command is taking value that is readed by While block.
while read line; do
echo -n "Do you want to continute > "
read rsp... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ranvijaidba
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to write a case condition for database backups.But I am unable to make the script to read input from command line .
while true ;do
read -p "Do You Wish To Take Database Backup ?? " yn
case $yn in
*) echo " YES take backup ";;
*) echo " NO BACKUP " ;;
... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: rocking77
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am looking for a shell script to merge input files into one file .. here is my idea:
1st paramter would be outfile file (all input files content)
read all input files and merge them to input param 1
ex: if I pass 6 file names to the script then 1st file name as output file... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: hyd1234
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to write a small code in which script changes command line input to some form.
script.sh a1 a2 a3 a4 .....
output should be "a1|a2|a3|....."
Number of inputs in command line can be any variable (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Raza Ali
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Do we know how to read input file within awk script and send output toanother log file. All this needs to be in awk script, not in command line. I am running this awk through crontab.
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Discussion started by: random_thoughts
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi everyone, i have made a very simple script where it reads the user input and converts the number from celcius to faranheit but instead of running the command and prompting the user for input I want to be able to simply enter a number at the end of the command to run the script.
ex. instead of... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: subway69
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need help understanding a script I'm modifying which someone else has written. Basically I’m looping through a buffer that holds records fetched from a database query. I need a way to separate the primary key values from other attributes in the result. Heres the code:
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Discussion started by: d3mon_spawn
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to write a bourne shell script (solaris 10) that accepts input from the user. The input will be a command- any command like ls/ pwd/ mv etc. After the input is read, the shell must execute the command supplied by the user.
I know we use read to play with user inputs. Just not sure how to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: PDManc
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wish to automate the unix command 'su' through a shell script.
I would like to pass the content of a file as password to 'su' command.
My script is as below,
while read line
rpm -ivh $line
done < pwd.txt
where pwd.txt contains the password of... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: little_wonder
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
'read' command is not working inside the while loop, How can I solve this?
Sharif. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sharif