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[ale] Question about how to do something from bash to csh.



2010/6/1 Bj?rn Gustafsson <bg-ale at bjorng.net>:
> Any chance there are parens in the data from deadletters? ? The way I
> read that error, it looks like `postsuper' is a script that uses the
> `test' command which is failing due to bad input. ?Based on the error
> message, it looks like you're not running this on Linux, is that true?
> ?The OS flavor may change the diagnosis.
>
> On Sun, May 30, 2010 at 5:06 PM, Chuck Payne <terrorpup at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, May 28, 2010 at 2:29 PM, Michael H. Warfield <mhw at wittsend.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> This should work:
>>>
>>> foreach i (`cat deadmail`)
>>> postsuper -d $i
>>> end
>>
>> Didn't work. I am getting this error...
>>
>> #!/bin/csh
>>
>> foreach i(`cat deadletters`)
>> /usr/local/sbin/postsuper -d $i
>>
>> test: 3: Syntax error: "(" unexpected
>
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FreeBSD, that's why the CSH for root. For now I just used sh, but I am
now going to teach myself a bit C Shell so I know the differents.

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