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Re: Problem with my shell

> On Mon, May 04, 1998 at 02:08:36AM -0400, Jeff Shilt wrote:
> >   I wrote a postinst shell script for a package and when I went to test it
> > I get 
> >  bash: ././postinst: no such file or directory
> >   I changed my PATH environent variable around a bunch, even took out .
> > and tried to run postinst with ./postinst and I get
> >  bash: ./postinst: no such file or directory
> > 
> >   I cut the script down to:
> >     #! /bin/sh
> > 
> >     echo Creating symlinks in directory
> > 
> > and I don't see that there's anything wrong with this. The file has
> > executable permissions.  If I go to /var/lib/dpkg/info and run one of the
> > scripts there with ./filename it runs fine.  It just seems to be any file
> > I create.
> > What's up with this?
> Try removing the space after "#!".  Also ensure the script is executable
> (chmod +x postinst), not that this will make much difference
> Adrian
  I did remove the remove the spaces, that wasn't it. However, I did solve
it by using mcedit from mc.  Apparently it had something to do with how ae
was saving it. I've stopped using ae!
	Thanks, Jef

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