Bash scripting -- Usage of arrays
jayesh.freebsdlist at gmail.com
Tue Nov 29 22:19:18 GMT 2005
yes it works when executed with bash aa.sh.
Thank you :)
On 11/30/05, John-Mark Gurney <gurney_j at resnet.uoregon.edu> wrote:
> Jayesh Jayan wrote this message on Wed, Nov 30, 2005 at 03:19 +0530:
> > I already have bash installed from ports. It is bash 2.05b.
> But below you were running sh, and not bash... if you do sh array.sh,
> it will not reinterpet the #!/bin/bash line, and re-exec it with the
> program in part because /bin/bash doesn't exist on the system, as bash
> is installed in /usr/local/bin/bash...
> Please try with:
> bash array.sh
> instead, and see if that works..
> > On 11/30/05, John-Mark Gurney <gurney_j at resnet.uoregon.edu> wrote:
> > >
> > > Jayesh Jayan wrote this message on Wed, Nov 30, 2005 at 02:39 +0530:
> > > > Below is the output.
> > > >
> > > > # sh array.sh
> > >
> > > Install the bash port (as root: pkg_add -r bas), and then try again
> > > using bash...
> > >
> > > FreeBSD doesn't have bash installed by default (and hence, /bin/sh is
> > > not bash like it is usually on Linux), and our sh doesn't have that
> > > feature...
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