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Post by subhajit on Fri Mar 12, 2010 3:48 pm

to create a blank file within in a shell script
i have done it this way...

cat >> filename << "";

but i think there is any other better way....can u please suggest any better way... Neutral

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Post by Christopher on Fri Mar 12, 2010 3:58 pm

just use cat>filename and press ctrl+D.
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Post by subhajit on Fri Mar 12, 2010 4:14 pm

how can i press ctrl+D within in a shell script.....i have written it in a shellscript....there ar many code after that.....

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Post by Christopher on Fri Mar 12, 2010 4:19 pm

oh.. k k.
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Post by anand on Fri Mar 12, 2010 4:41 pm

@:chris .... bulb!!!!!
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Post by Christopher on Fri Mar 12, 2010 4:42 pm

Wink Wink
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Post by radhica on Fri Mar 12, 2010 4:46 pm

way to go chris.... Laughing Laughing Laughing cheers Laughing
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Post by anand on Fri Mar 12, 2010 4:46 pm

anyways chris Idea
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Post by Christopher on Fri Mar 12, 2010 4:49 pm

guys.. its time to go back to topic. anyone know how create a blank file in shell script???
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Post by urvershi on Fri Mar 12, 2010 5:06 pm

cat > blankfile
echo "hiiiii"

execute dat shellscript and press ^D .

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Post by subhajit on Fri Mar 12, 2010 5:15 pm

@ urvershi
how can i press ^D within a shellscript. Question

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Post by urvershi on Fri Mar 12, 2010 5:35 pm

i hav written first execute dat shellscript and den press ^D.

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Post by subhajit on Fri Mar 12, 2010 5:40 pm

thanks kartik!! Smile
the exact command is touch

$touch myfile.txt

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Post by Christopher on Fri Mar 12, 2010 5:41 pm

yup... it works well...
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