View Full Version : KSH help! passing variables to functions

12-04-2004, 09:18 PM
okay, I have the following code. (korn shell script in unix).

function abc
print $1

#main starts here

for((i=1; i<$#; i++))
abc $i
#end of program

#the $# variable is a count of the number of vars #passed to main from the command line.

#here, $i is the first command line variable. I want to #pass that variable to function abc. then i want the
#value of $2, then value of $3, etc.

when i do this, it actually passes $i rather than the value of $i. i have tried every type of syntax modification to the function call, but can't seem to make this work. any help would be GREATLY appreciated. thank you!

EZ Archive Ads Plugin for vBulletin Copyright 2006 Computer Help Forum