Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

Expect Script Tutorial: Expressions, If Conditions, For Loop, and While Loop Examples

Jan 20, 2011, 22:35 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Balakrishnan Mariyappan)


Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers

"Expect scripting language is easy to learn. It expects specific string, and sends (or responds) strings accordingly.

"If you are new to expect, read our 6 expect script examples (including hello world example) to get a jump start.

"This article explains the following in the expect scripting language.

* Expressions – arithmetic operation
* if construct in expect
* looping constructs

"Define Expect Variables – set command

"In expect, you can set the variable values using set command as shown below,"

Complete Story

Related Stories: