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May
6
revised How to solve this error: cut: write error: Broken pipe
code formatting
May
6
suggested approved edit on How to solve this error: cut: write error: Broken pipe
May
6
revised Bash reading array in different format
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May
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May
3
answered if [ -e $name ]; what -e does?
Apr
29
comment Solving $PATH obfuscation by /bin/sh (dash)
What do you mean by "reserves %"? I was able to create a file named %a%b%c and copy it.
Apr
28
answered Why is program not executed even though it is in my path?
Apr
28
comment Why is program not executed even though it is in my path?
Can you just rehash your shell? hash -r for bash.
Apr
26
comment How to make a shell script pipe aware
I have a strange feeling I met this question somewhere else. And I asked the very same questions as @gniourf_gniourf.
Apr
15
comment Bash script for execute one command for many files
What is in results.out after the script finishes?
Apr
10
answered Explain this shell redirection: uuencode host-file < host-file >encodedfile
Apr
7
comment How to tar the n most recent files with spaces in filename?
@dabadaba: Always use the right tool for a job shrug
Apr
6
answered How to tar the n most recent files with spaces in filename?
Mar
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Mar
15
awarded  bash
Mar
14
answered How do I make the shell to recognize the file names returned by a `ls -A` command, and these names contain spaces?
Feb
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Feb
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Jan
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comment Shell script while statement
Also, you should use "$FILE" in double quotes in case the file name contained special characters like spaces, or if the user just pressed Enter without giving any file name.
Dec
10
comment Concatenation in Shell Scripting Bash
@Mina: ++$i increments the variable $i and returns its new value. Insert it as the second parameter to each print join.