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asked Preserve formatting when command output is sent to a variable?
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accepted split a file, pass each piece as a param to a script, run each script in parallel
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comment split a file, pass each piece as a param to a script, run each script in parallel
I am good on split! how do I use parallel to feed each split file as input to a script?
14h
asked split a file, pass each piece as a param to a script, run each script in parallel
Jul
25
awarded  Popular Question
Jul
23
asked How can I tell if lack of memory is causing these crashes?
Jul
23
asked I seem to be “losing” this prompt. What is happening?
Jul
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awarded  Popular Question
Jul
10
comment sudo source: command not found
yes. that explains. I am assuming the SHELL variable is set to /bin/sh.
Jul
10
comment sudo source: command not found
many thanks. that is helpful. so when I added sudo -s to the top of the file it just changed the current bash terminal to root? (and then stopped trying to execute the file). just trying to understand why sudo -s did not work
Jul
10
accepted sudo source: command not found
Jul
10
comment sudo source: command not found
ah. good to know. can you explain a little more about what an interpreter is?
Jul
10
asked sudo source: command not found
Jul
10
accepted Why isn't this crontab job running
Jul
10
comment Why isn't this crontab job running
@klerk mylogin is my username! just not posting that online. I did not know that about logging and will do so in the future. But problem still remains
Jul
10
asked Why isn't this crontab job running
Jul
3
awarded  Popular Question
Jul
2
awarded  Curious
Jun
7
accepted I am using `&`: why isn't the process running in the background?
Jun
6
asked I am using `&`: why isn't the process running in the background?