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Problem with script functionality on Ubuntu Linux and MacOS

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From: Christopher M.
Date: Fri 17th Apr 2020, 4:16am


"Akhil Eaga" <22*5*5*[email protected]*u*e*t*u*a*e*u*a*> wrote:

> Hey Chris,
> I developed my code on Ubuntu Linux 18.04 LTS with bash version 4.4.20(1) as I was 
> not able to find out switches I require in some commands on MacOS (mine is not 
> running the latest OS). 
> And obviously, the shell scripts I developed (with man pages from Ubuntu) are working 
> perfectly fine on Ubuntu but not on macOS. 

Do not be concerned about this;  most of us have lost (easy) access to the CSSE lab machines 
running RedHat,  so we'll be marking on Ubuntu (or macOS), and will be looking for 'obvious' 

Ah!! what a year so far.

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├─ original   Fri 17th Apr 2020, 2:24am, Akhil E.
├─ THIS   Fri 17th Apr 2020, 4:16am, Christopher M.
├─ reply 2   Fri 17th Apr 2020, 6:39pm, Akhil E.  O.P.
├─ reply 3   Sun 19th Apr 2020, 12:46pm, David M.
├─ reply 4   Mon 20th Apr 2020, 2:17am, Akhil E.  O.P.
└─ reply 5   Mon 20th Apr 2020, 2:19pm, David M.
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