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Old 07-22-2004, 12:14 AM   #1
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Talking automating processes

how would one go about caching processes? I have to run several simulations with different initial conditions and would like to run them one immediately after the other if possible without having to actually be at the terminal.

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Old 07-22-2004, 01:15 AM   #2
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Do a search on "bash script" a bit. I think this is the thing that you need. But if you just want to run processes one after another, just separating the program with ";":

xxx -s ddd; ddd -f lll mmm; kkk -v lll;

in the terminal will do. The programs will run after the previous one finished its job.

If you want to run specific program at specific time, "at" command is fine.


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