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Need help with looping in Bash Shell Script

Kishen Singh Punjabi
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Joined: Sep 14, 2012
Posts: 65
Hi,

I am storing the results from DB in an array.

For example ,

Records from DB are as follows:
This is Record One
This is Record Two


when I store the above records in a array and print , it is displayed something as follows:
This is Record One This is Record Two

and when I use for loop for this I get 8 elements with each record split into 4. I understand that this is because for loop takes space as the separator of elements in the array.

I want to store each record from the database as an element in array.

Please help on how do I achieve it. Thanks for the help!!



Greg Brannon
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Joined: Oct 24, 2010
Posts: 563
Per this page, quoting allows embedding white space in array elements. There may be other helpful hints on that page if this one is not sufficient.


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