[GRASS-user] Re: Editing a bash script

Markus Neteler neteler at osgeo.org
Fri Mar 18 08:19:20 EDT 2011

On Fri, Mar 18, 2011 at 12:24 PM, Rebecca Bennett <rabennett at ymail.com> wrote:
> Thanks for the heads up Marcus, g.ask works like a charm now.


> Part of my script includes a choice of external. asc files, is there an
> equivalent to g.ask command the user to enter this file path/ name?

Not sure if I fully understand. But perhaps it is the "read" shell function
which you mean:

echo -n "Enter file name: "

Then $USERFILE contains the file name (or whatever the user entered).


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