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Old 07-14-2003, 07:16 PM   #1
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if then statements


say i wanted to ask a yes or no question and print diffent answers depending on the answer..... how would i go about do that

bash script


all help is appreciated
 
Old 07-14-2003, 07:21 PM   #2
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Old 07-14-2003, 07:47 PM   #3
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it didnt help... thanks there
 
Old 07-15-2003, 01:57 AM   #4
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#!/bin/bash
#I'm rather newbie in bash script

echo Enter yes or no please
read var
if ["$var" = yes]
then
echo You entered yes
elif ["$var" = no]
echo You entered no
else
echo Can not evaluate answer
fi
 
Old 07-16-2003, 06:44 AM   #5
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also you can use "case" instead of "if" .
 
  


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