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Old 01-06-2005, 01:31 PM   #1
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log the output

how can I get the output of a command on the stdout and also in a file?

i have to telnet on a remote site and I want to log all the output in a file too how can i do that ?
Old 01-06-2005, 02:09 PM   #2
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you can do the following:

% ls | tee /tmp/xx

will show output on the screen and also log it into /tmp/xx file.
Do 'man tee' to see more information about that command.
Old 01-06-2005, 02:41 PM   #3
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u can also use the redirector operator

> and >>
one will make a new file while the other will append the O/P to the existing file if any

ls >> /tmp/test



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