[olug] Bash TCP scripting
jay at jays.net
Fri Dec 28 22:15:56 UTC 2007
On Dec 28, 2007, at 3:32 PM, Travis Owens wrote:
> Just out of curiosity, has anyone ever done any scripting with
> bash, using
> /dev/tcp or some form of socket connections? I'm looking at doing
> bi-directional, receiving the response after the connection is
> parsing it, using a piece to send back and parsing the final response.
Why bash? Are you writing a client or a server or both?
I'm a big fan of Perl's IO::Multiplex. Here's a chat server in 20
lines of code:
Omaha Perl Mongers: http://omaha.pm.org
More information about the OLUG