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General - Execute Shell Script

  • Last Modified: 2019-06-19

This is generated from the built-in components of Otter 2.2, and may be different than what you have installed (especially if you have extensions); go to [User Icon] > Documentation within your Otter instance to see exactly what operations are available.

Execute Shell Script

Executes a specified shell script.

Operation type:

Executing - this operation will perform a specified action or actions on a remote server.

Script usage:

SHExec(
	Text: <text>,
	[Verbose: <true/false>],
	[OutputLogLevel: <integer>],
	[ErrorOutputLogLevel: <integer>]
);

This operation may be prefixed with Linux::, although this is a built-in namespace and isn't really necessary.

Arguments:

Name Format Script Usage Usage Notes
Text (default)
text
Text
The shell script text. This argument is required.
Verbose
true/false
Verbose
When true, additional information about staging the script is written to the debug log.
Output log level
integer
OutputLogLevel
Error log level
integer
ErrorOutputLogLevel

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