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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a shell script which has this while loop line
"while read tblName xx; do..."
I understand how while loop works but don't know what does this xx stands for? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: later_troy
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
can some one please tell me what is the problem with my syntax:confused:
I have 100 files in one folder
1. want to read each of the line by line
2. calculate their number of the words between the first word and the last word of each line
3. create file for each file with number of words... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: A-V
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to run a menu option though IF loops. I keep getting errors not allowed the menu to be processed correctly. Currently it will accept the first 2 statements but then crash on the 3rd. The 2nd and 3rd have the same syntax, so I do not understand why it breaks.
while... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Ironguru
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm getting an error while running this script. Need help.
set -x verbose #echo on
clear #clear the screen
FILE_PATH="/home/users/xxx/MMM" # local directory to pickup *.dat file
REMOTE_PATH="/Drop_off/xxx/yyy" #... (17 Replies)
Discussion started by: clgz2002
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
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Discussion started by: lucasvs
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I hope my problem is easy to solve for someone in here!
My main task is to copy a large amount of imap-accounts from one server to another. There is a tool (Perl) called imapsync which does the job exellent. Unfortunately I'm only able to run it on one account at a time.
After... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: primaxx
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have to use for loop in my script. The below code is providing an output,
1,2,3,4,5..n. But i need to display the values one by one eg: it has to display the first value then exit from the loop and display the second value then exit till n(last value).
for i in 1,2,3,4,5..n
do ... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sreelu
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can any one help, I'm trying to run a script that beeps out the ip address from the PC internal speaker with the following script. It keeps throwing the error "Syntax error: Bad for loop variable" on line 16. I know its picking up the IP ADDRESS correctly. Any ideas on whats wrong. I'm... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: dman
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file called test.dat which contains
I have written a shell script called test.sh
for i in `cat test.dat`
When i run this script using
I get this message -
test.sh: syntax error at line 6: `end of file' unexpected
What is the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: debojyoty
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have the following script (compile_mercury) and I get this error: I have no idea why...and I have written this script completely in linux (bash) and not in windows.
./compile_mercury: line 136: syntax error near unexpected token `done'
./compile_mercury: line 136:... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: habzone2007