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Old 04-14-2005, 03:22 PM   #1
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Redirecting error messages to stderr and file in Bash

Anyone? I know its something like this, I just can't get the exact syntax.

echo "Error: Error msg" >&2 >>bla.err
That sends the output to the file 'bla' though, I want to send the output to stderr AND the file. BTW I want to append to the file, not overwrite, thanks.
Old 04-14-2005, 06:47 PM   #2
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echo "Error message" | cat | tee -a bla.err >&2

That should do it.


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