Solved

Batchscript that will look in a file to retrieve server names...

Posted on 2006-10-30
3
480 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
How can I run this batchscript that will look in a file for server names rather than using the for loop?




for %%J in ( Server1 Server2 ) do CALL :copynext %%J
goto :Finished


:copynext
:: %1 comes from the call line, not the command line
set srvnme=%1

ECHO.
ECHO Running Dumpsec: %srvnme%
@echo off
ping -n 10  \\127.0.0.1 >NUL

@echo on
dumpsec /rpt=rights /saveas=csv /outfile=%srvnme%.txt /computer=%srvnme%

@echo off



:exit
goto :EOF


:Finished
0
Comment
Question by:mystikal1000
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:GuruGary
ID: 17836543
You can use a FOR /F loop.

If all of your server names are in the file SERVERNAMES.TXT you can do:
for %%J in (SERVERNAMES.TXT) do CALL :copynext %%J
0
 
LVL 95

Expert Comment

by:Lee W, MVP
ID: 17836552
You mean:

for /f "Tokens=1" %%a in (filename.ext) Do call :copynext %%a

0
 
LVL 95

Accepted Solution

by:
Lee W, MVP earned 500 total points
ID: 17836581
OF course, I'd probably just condense the whole script:

@echo off
for /f "tokens=1" %%a in (serverlist.txt) do (
    Echo.
    Echo Running Dumpsec: %%a
    Ping -n 10 \\127.0.0.1 >NUL
    @echo On
    dumpsec /rpt=rights /saveas=csv /outfile=%%a.txt /computer=%%a
    @echo off
)
   
   
0

Featured Post

Announcing the Most Valuable Experts of 2016

MVEs are more concerned with the satisfaction of those they help than with the considerable points they can earn. They are the types of people you feel privileged to call colleagues. Join us in honoring this amazing group of Experts.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

One of my most closely kept secrets is revealed in this discussion How to output text on the same line This question was recently posted in EE by Simon336697 (http://www.experts-exchange.com/Programming/Languages/Scripting/Shell/Batch/Q_2459…
VALIDATING DATES One method of validating dates is to jam the date into the DATE command and see if it accepts it by examining the system's errorlevel value. A non-zero result indicates failure. A typical example might look something like the fol…
Exchange organizations may use the Journaling Agent of the Transport Service to archive messages going through Exchange. However, if the Transport Service is integrated with some email content management application (such as an antispam), the admini…
Are you ready to implement Active Directory best practices without reading 300+ pages? You're in luck. In this webinar hosted by Skyport Systems, you gain insight into Microsoft's latest comprehensive guide, with tips on the best and easiest way…

726 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question