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test.txt has four urls in it.

urls.sh: cat test.txt | xargs -n 1

check.sh uses command-line arguments for its url variable.

In Terminal, what do I write so that all the urls can be checked with check.sh using the urls.sh? Like if I say, ./check.sh http://www.cnn.com the bash script works perfectly.

I've tried:

./check.sh ./urls.sh
./check.sh | ./urls.sh
./urls.sh | ./check.sh 
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xargs -n1 ./check.sh < test.txt


cat test.txt | xargs -n1 ./check.sh

should work if check.sh is in the current working folder (otherwise use the full path to check.sh, like /usr/local/bin/check.sh).

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