quoted print?

Julian Field mailscanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Tue Nov 9 11:33:31 GMT 2004

I've tried that. Zero-length file.


echo This is a script

exec 2>&1 | tee script.out

echo This is line 1
ypmatch wibble ecsinfo # This will produce stderr output
echo This is the end.

On 9/11/04 11:18 am, "Richard Brown" <mynamewasgone at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, 9 Nov 2004 10:21:45 +0000, Julian Field
> <mailscanner at ecs.soton.ac.uk> wrote:
>> Any idea how to do this? My sh isn't good enough. I can redirect the stderr
>> of the script to its stdout with "exec 2>&1", but how do I redirect the
>> stdout through "tee" which is presumably what I need to do to get the output
>> into a file as well as on the terminal. "exec |tee file.out" is obviously
>> not right.
> Put them together
> exec 2>&1 | tee file.out
> 2>&1 redirects stderr to stdout, then the pipe redirects stdout, which
> now also includes stderr

Julian Field
Buy the MailScanner book at www.MailScanner.info/store

PGP footprint: EE81 D763 3DB0 0BFD E1DC 7222 11F6 5947 1415 B654

------------------------ MailScanner list ------------------------
To unsubscribe, email jiscmail at jiscmail.ac.uk with the words:
'leave mailscanner' in the body of the email.
Before posting, read the MAQ (http://www.mailscanner.biz/maq/) and
the archives (http://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/lists/mailscanner.html).

More information about the MailScanner mailing list