[Wolves] Shell Script "text variable"

Andrew Lewis andrew at monkeysailor.co.uk
Mon Jan 16 18:26:32 GMT 2006

On Mon, 2006-01-16 at 15:01 +0000, Stuart Langridge wrote:
> On 1/16/06, David Morley <davmor2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I have 7 dvd orginals that have scratches and are refusing to play on
> > our dvd players however they do play on my pc.  So I am ripping and
> > burning them to a new disc.  What I want to do though is set up a
> > shell script to do the converting back to dvd for me.  What I want the
> > program to do is ask for the file name that is being converted, so I
> > need to have an input line but how?  The rest I can manage because it
> > is just $a or whatever.
> What exactly are you planning to do? The easiest way is to require
> that your shell script takes a parameter on the command line, so you
> call it as "do_dvd_stuff.sh my_file_name", 

I just use the built in ripping feature of K3B.... I think that's pretty
easy. ;p


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