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Old 04-11-2005, 03:15 AM   #1
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server variables in bash scripting


are they any server variables in bash/SSH scripting as is in PHP or Perl, for example in PHP:
$_SERVER['DOCUMENT_ROOT'] or $_SERVER['HTTP_HOST']

I'm trying to retrieve the absolute path of an .SH script I'm running





thank you
 
Old 04-11-2005, 05:17 AM   #2
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is what i'm asking that stupid?
 
Old 04-11-2005, 05:26 AM   #3
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the running script is $0

man bash
 
Old 04-11-2005, 05:52 AM   #4
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the running script is $0

man bash
thanks but i see $0 only prints out the filename, what i need is the full path

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Old 04-11-2005, 06:04 AM   #5
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try which $0
 
  


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