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Old 08-02-2011, 02:55 AM   #1
amartlk
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unable to run script


hi

i have centos 5.3 i want to run one backup script when i run script show error -
bash: /backsvn.sh: /bin/bash^M: bad interpreter: No such file or directory

#!/bin/bash



clear



DATE=`date +%d%m%Y`

#D2= `(date -d "2 days ago") +%d-%m-%Y`



printf "\nToday's Date - "$DATE"\n\n"



printf "\nClearing contents of Backup ...\n"

cd /Backup
ls

sleep 5

rm -Rf *.*

ls

cd /

sleep 5

printf "\nStarting Backup ...\n"

.
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.
.
.
.

# End of script




Amar
 
Old 08-02-2011, 03:00 AM   #2
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Refer the following,
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...ectory-461400/
Before questioning just google it, you may get tones of information

Last edited by kirukan; 08-02-2011 at 03:02 AM.
 
Old 08-02-2011, 03:09 AM   #3
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Code:
dos2unix scripname
to remove the windows-style line terminators: the ^M you see in the error message represents a carriage-return plus newline (\r\n in unix notation) and it confuses the shell. The dos2unix utility removes them.
 
Old 08-02-2011, 05:09 AM   #4
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Or Try notepad++(windows) to convert line termination and character encoding
 
Old 08-02-2011, 06:20 AM   #5
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