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Old 11-13-2009, 10:53 PM   #1
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bash -x


Dear all,
What is the principle of bash -x and its effect?

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Old 11-13-2009, 11:14 PM   #2
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-x turns on a more verbose output, useful for debugging scripts.
 
Old 11-14-2009, 10:43 AM   #3
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