Bash variables loaded from a seperate file

Posted on 2006-05-03
Last Modified: 2010-04-21
I have a number of scripts that all require the same configuration variables to be set.
I would like to load these from a seperate file that I can place comments in at the moment I am using eval thus

eval `cat script.conf`

where script.conf contains


but that will not allow comments in the script.conf file.

What I would like is a file like

#Variable1 sets blah
#Variable2 sets blah

Question by:birthstar
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    Accepted Solution

    source script.conf

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