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Re: [leafnode-list] Re: Fetchnews and Shell Script
Stefan Troeger wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 25 2000 at 14:53 -0600, John R. Dennison wrote:
> > #!/bin/sh
> > cd /var/spool/news/out.going
> > if [ -f * ]
> > then
> > echo "executing fetchnews -P"
> > /usr/local/sbin/fetchnews -P
> > exit $?
> > fi
> > exit 0
> Depending on the shell you're using this may work or not. It does
> fine in zsh, but in bash it will only work if there are less then
> two files that match *:
> [sttr]/home/sttr/1> touch foo bar com
> [sttr]/home/sttr/1> if [ -f * ]; then echo; fi
> [: too many arguments
How about that?
if [ ! `find /var/spool/news/out.going -type d -empty` ]; then
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