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Old 10-06-2006
bourne shell or korn shell?

Hi,
I have a script that uses "nohup" command to execute a korn shell script. Which one is the correct shell to use bourne shell or korn shell to execute a korn shell? and why?

Thanks in advanced.
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Old 10-06-2006
if you want to execute a korn shell script, use korn shell to execute it. If you use bourne shell to execute a korn shell script, you may get syntax errors since some korn shell syntax differs from bourne shell.
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Old 10-06-2006
Use at the first line of the korn script
#!/bin/ksh

and then you can run this script from sh

Last edited by Hitori; 10-06-2006 at 04:43 AM..
 
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