[rrd-users] CDEF problem

Rene Fritzsche Rene at deinheld.de
Tue Jan 27 22:54:06 CET 2009


> but when I execute the script I get:
> syntax error near unexpected token `('
>   `    CDEF:prec=PREV(pippo) \'
> and I can't understand why.

some shells (like bash, csh.. to name a few) dont like the use of ( or ) in their
scripts, as this represents some indirect variables... 
simple solution:
put " around your definitions... like this:

"CDEF:prec=PREV(pippo)" \

it works for me.. but i dont know which shell you are using to execute your



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