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Computer Error result

Which are the command that Can I see the error result of a script?.


[Edited by psakuda on 02-12-2001 at 10:34 AM]
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It depends on what the script does! To view a textfile (named textfile), use cat or more;
cat textfile
more textfile
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FWIW, when testing a new script, I'll put a -x option on it and launch the script. If and when the script dies or errors out, it should display where it stopped.
ie:
#!/bin/sh -x
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Also, FWIW, you might be able to use the $? shell variable to give error information about a script after execution in the shell. For example, if you run a script and it executes correctly, the value of $? is usually 0, and something else if it exits on an error.

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