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> Noob needs help with script
Yaesu
post Apr 25 2013, 09:21 PM
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I need to create a script that will check to see if a file exists and if it does then make 10 copies of itself with an appended name in another directory. This is what I have but its not working. I got the error message to work but I cant even get it to make one copy of itself. if i use a known file it still gives me an error message that I created. Can someone check this out for me.

CODE
#!/bin/sh

if [ $1 -e ]
     then
         N=1
         while [$N -le 10 ]
     do
         cp $1 $2
     done
          
     else
         echo File does not exist.
     fi
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