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Re: pipe help



on Fri, Oct 26, 2001 at 07:29:36PM -0500, Hall Stevenson (hallstevenson@mindspring.com) wrote:
> I think this should be simple...
> 
> I want to run a command (traceroute) and have the date/time listed
> before the trace output. I'll do this multiple times and want to keep
> appending to the same file.
> 
> The results will ideally look something like this:
> 
> 'date/time'
> (trace results)
> 
> 'date/time'
> (trace results)

Or:

    for ip in <list>; do date; traceroute $ip; echo; done | tee <file>

...where <list> is the list of IPs to trace, and <file> is the file
you're logging to.

Peace.

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