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Old 10-04-2011, 08:37 PM   #1
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Of interactive and non-interactive shells.

I learn shells can be interactive or non-interactive, login or non-login. So, there are four classes in all. A (bash) shell script usually begins with


Question: this instance of bash that runs the script, is a non-interactive shell, am I right?

EDIT: Sorry. I found this:
Invoked non-interactively

When Bash is started non-interactively, to run a shell script, for
example, ...
      --Bash info pages, 6. Bash features, Bash startup files.
So, my question has been answered!

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Replying to take this off of the zero reply list. Glad to see you found a solution.


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