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Authored by: onekopaka on Jan 28, '08 07:27:53PM

well, it work just fine for me calling it like so:


in the terminal.

I guess if you want it to be handled correctly with open, or the finder you need the shebang.(#!/usr/bin/sh)

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Authored by: wallybear on Jan 30, '08 07:07:23AM

you can omit #!/bin/sh if your script does not use shell internal directives (like a variable assignment, e.g), otherwise it's required.

#!/bin/sh invokes the predefined shell interpreter.

It's a good scripter habit to put it in scripts, also when it could be superfluous.

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