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How do I run an unix script?

Matt Peterson
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Joined: Jul 17, 2002
Posts: 3
I have no jsp experience thus the dilema. What I am trying to do is to generate a drop down menu dynamically using jsp. I have a unix script that returns to me a list of variables that I would like to use to populate a drop down menu.
How do I call the script and how do I then get the data into the menu?
I am using the unix sript to access another application that returns a set of directories that I then parse for particular values.
Thanks,
-Matt.
Jessica Sant
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Joined: Oct 17, 2001
Posts: 4313

Check out native methods
I did a quick search in the archives and found a few maybe helpful threads:
confused with native reserve word
native methods
JNI(urgent)
hope that helps


- Jess
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Frank Carver
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Joined: Jan 07, 1999
Posts: 6920
I can't help thinking that this is more of a Unix problem than a specifically JSP one, so I've moved it to Linux/Unix for you.


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