[CentOS] Shell Script Question

Stephen John Smoogen smooge at gmail.com
Thu Jul 10 00:30:44 UTC 2008

On Wed, Jul 9, 2008 at 6:22 PM, Joseph L. Casale
<JCasale at activenetwerx.com> wrote:
> What's the simplest way to increment the number 0000 up by one until some other 4 digit number while
> preserving leading zero's until the 1000's has a digit other than 0?

Your homework done in a snap!

for (i=0; i<1000;i++); do
  printf "%04d\n" i

> Thanks!
> jlc
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Stephen J Smoogen. -- BSD/GNU/Linux
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