Shell argv

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at iotecdigital.com
Mon May 8 17:32:48 CEST 2017


try man open in the terminal. That should tell you what the arguments to the open command are. 

Bob S


> On May 6, 2017, at 18:46 , JB via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> 
> To use a shell command it needs to work from
> the terminal.  I am using OS X  10.11.6 and if
> I try to open a Xcode c build named my_file I
> type in the terminal,
> 
> open my_file
> 
> and the file my_file will open.
> 
> I want to pass arguments to argv but the never
> get passed.  I have tried the following;
> 
> open my_file —args arg1
> 
> The argument never gets passed.  Does anyone
> know how to pass arguments to argv from the
> terminal when open a file so I can use the script
> from a shell command?
> 
> JB
> 
> 
> 
> 
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