Re: ** UNIX : set echo on in shell

From: Howard Latham <>
Date: Sat, 28 Feb 2009 20:53:09 +0000
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not the definitive but I always set +vxk maybe add to your bashrc as well

2009/2/28 A Joshi <>

> Hi,
> I am looking for a shell equivalent of set echo on. set -x works and
> gives the output on the screen. I am looking for a way so that it also goes
> to the LOGIFLE. So I can get the command being executed in the log. For
> example if I have :
> set -x
> sqlplus .... > $OUTFIL
> ...
> set +x
> Then I want the output to go to log file. It displays on the screen but
> does not go to log. From the log it is difficult to know which sqlplus had
> the error. I tried to put a echo before the sqlplus to know it but i have to
> update it each time so looking for a better way. Zoran and Frank helped out
> dba village and I have made progress to this point. Could not find much on
> net. Thanks

Howard A. Latham

Received on Sat Feb 28 2009 - 14:53:09 CST

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