[ic] Need to restart ic continuously

Ed LaFrance edl@newmediaems.com
Thu, 12 Oct 2000 14:50:47 -0700

You know, I should pay more attention.  You are just setting a session 
variable here.  Take all the path stuff out from in from of the commands, 
and remove the output redirect (assuming the commands do not normally 
produce output):

var=`ps -ax | grep "servername/ic" | grep -v -c grep`
if [ 0 -eq $var ]
/my/local/directory/ic/bin/restart &

- Ed L.

At 02:37 PM 10/12/00 -0700, you wrote:
>Ed -- thanks for the help.
>I don't really understand my own problem either.  If I did, I would have a 
>clue as to where to look, or start to try to fix it.
>When I try to run the below script, I get the following output:
>./restart_mvend.cgi: /my/local/directory/ic/bin/MINIVEND_DBFILE=1: no such 
>file or directory
>When I am in /my/local/directory/ic/bin  at the command line I can do:
>without error.
>HOW do I make the script do this?
>>From: Ed LaFrance <edl@newmediaems.com>
>>Date: Thu, 12 Oct 2000 08:49:57 -0700
>>I guess I don't understand something about your problem.  Just add those
>>lines to the shell script.  If they generate output, redirect it to the
>>null device.  Does this work?
>>var=`ps -ax | grep "servername/ic" | grep -v -c grep`
>>if [ 0 -eq $var ]
>>/my/local/directory/ic/bin/MINIVEND_DBFILE=1 >/dev/null
>>/my/local/directory/ic/bin/export MINIVEND_DBFILE >/dev/null
>>/my/local/directory/ic/bin/restart &
>>- Ed L.
>>>[snip]  I just need a script that does:
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