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AIX - Command against flat file
I have a flat file with a list of users. I want to be able to run lsuser or groups command against the list of users in my flat file and output it to a file (neatly of course). Can someone help?
8/22/2022 - Mon
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It did not work correctly.
while read user;
done < flat_file > output_file
It only outputted the user's primary group.
Also, when I ran the scrip it displayed "stty: standard input: A specified file does not support the ioctl system call."
How do I get it to provide the output every group for the user?
What do you mean by run against?
Do you mean something like this?
xargs xargs -n 1 groups < flat_file
Thank you the previous command you gave me worked. It was a typo on my end. Thanks!
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What does flat_file contain? Should be one user per line and you should avoid empty lines.
"groups" always displays all groups of a user.
What do you see with
yes, flat file has one user per line.
It worked...was a typo on my end.
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