Re: Bash-script – doesn't work in a launcher

Steve Flynn anothermindbomb at
Sat Dec 31 17:18:42 UTC 2011

On 31 December 2011 17:00, Johnny Rosenberg <gurus.knugum at> wrote:

> Of course the first line of the script is #! /bin/bash. Well, except a
> few comment lines above it, but that shouldn't matter, should it?
> So it's basically something like this:
> # Comment
> # Continuation of comment
> # Another comment
> # More comments
> #!/bin/bash

The hash-bang line needs to be the first line in the script. Move that
to the top of the script, stick in a "set -x" if you want to see
what's happening under the covers.


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