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Execute a loop in a terminal - loop while for terminal

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Date 12.02.2012

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If you want to execute a loop directly from the terminal:

  • infinite while loop:
    • bash-4.1# while [ 1 ]; do uptime; sleep 5; done
  • for loop:
    • for i in $(seq 50); do echo "it works"; sleep 5; done