[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > Everyone, > > I'm sure this is easy, and I am making it harder than it is. > > I am being supplied a list of files, and need to create the files and > directories to hold them, but I cannot figure out how to take the string > apart. > > For example, I am given > > /usr/local/scripts/firewall.sh > > I need to create the /usr/local/scripts directory and then create > firewall.sh. > > Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. >
http://search.yahoo.com/search?p=bash+scripting+tutorial Can't recommend it enough, the Advanced Bash-Scripting Guide. A very handy bookmark to keep around. DAve -- I've been asking Google for a Veteran's Day logo since 2000, maybe 1999. I was told they finally did a Veteran's Day logo, but none of the links I was given return anything but a normal Google logo. Sad, very sad. Maybe the Chinese Government didn't like it? _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"