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Old 04-05-2009, 12:03 AM   #1
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grep and awk error

Hey guys not sure why but when i execute the script i get the correct result but then it says command no found not sure why is there anything wrong with my code?


`quota -v | grep ^/home | awk '{print int($2/$3*100)}'`
Old 04-05-2009, 02:50 AM   #2
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Thumbs up back tics

Well, you should be glad that it returns command not found. You've got back tics ` ` around the `command` so the script tries to execute the text that comes back from it. Try without the ` characters.
Old 04-06-2009, 01:01 AM   #3
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great thanks


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