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generate data

generate data

generate data

I would like to generate that looks like this ::--->

S00 00:00
S01 01:00
S02 02:00
S03 03:00
S04 04:00
S05 05:00
S06 06:00
S07 07:00
S08 08:00
S09 09:00
S10 10:00
S11 11:00
S12 12:00
S13 13:00
S14 14:00
S15 15:00
S16 16:00
S17 17:00
S18 18:00
S19 19:00
S20 20:00
S21 21:00
S22 22:00
S23 23:00

What I have so far ::-->
for num in {00..23}; do echo S$num $num:00 ; done

How do I generate that extra zero on the 0 -> 9 range?


Joe Despres

RE: generate data

If it's Korn shell you are using, do this first...


typeset -Z2 num 

RE: generate data

Unfortunately Avamar doesn't have ksh available :(

Looks like declare is the same as typeset thou... it doesn't have the "-Z" switch...

Bummer :(


Joe Despres

RE: generate data


#### This worked ::--->
for i in 0{0..9} {10..23}; do echo S$i $i:00; done


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