Problem with bash script
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Tue Jun 16 13:56:19 UTC 2009
Am Dienstag, 16. Jun 2009, 09:09:09 -0400 schrieb Carmel NY:
> [...] It seems to work until I get to the copy part where it fails.
> My scripting skills are not that good. Perhaps someone could tell me
> what I am doing wrong.
> # copy the file to another directory using the base name
> cp $i /usr/home/tmp/$BN
Please provide the error message next time.
I guess the filenames contain spaces. Try
cp "$i" "/usr/home/tmp/$BN"
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