restart process

My program gives me an error message when executing:
$ cd /s/path/Lev#  ./sas.server stop
$: command not found

Here is my

$ cd /s/path/Lev#  ./sas.server stop
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Qlemo"Batchelor", Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
Remove the $ and the space following it.
Gerwin Jansen, EE MVETopic Advisor Commented:
And add a semicolon ; between the cd and sas command
Daniel McAllisterPresident, IT4SOHO, LLCCommented:
You DO understand that typing

cd /s/path/Lev#  ./sas.server stop
is the same as typing

cd /s/path/Lev
because the # symbol is a shell meta-character for "comment"....

assuming your script is located in the folder /s/path/Lev, and is called sas.server, and that you want to send it the command line argument of stop... the correct command line would be:

$ /s/path/Lev/sas.server stop -- with NO $ in the front (that's the prompt)
On a couple of side notes:
if it is important that the script be run with a CWD of /s/path/Lev, then the command line would be
$ cd /s/path/Lev ; ./sas.server stop -- with a SEMI-COLON
if the # is indeed part of the folder or file name, you will have to "escape" it with a \
Perhaps: $ cd /s/path/Lev\# ; ./sas.server stop -- with a SEMI-COLON

I hope this helps


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Joseph GanSystem AdminCommented:
Why don't you just using one line:

$ /s/path/Lev/sas.server stop
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