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Old 09-24-2004, 01:16 AM   #1
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bad interpreter????


i have a shell script that i wrote many months ago. now, when, i run it.... it throws this to me...

: bad interpreter: No such file or directory

so, how can i solve the problem...?? thanks
Old 09-24-2004, 01:39 AM   #2
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Do you have the #!/bin/bash at the first line of the script?
Old 09-24-2004, 09:40 PM   #3
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yes..i do
Old 09-25-2004, 01:31 AM   #4
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1. Try running as:

$ bash <your_script>

2. Check what comes up when you issue this:

$ which bash

This should get you started...
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