[CentOS] repeat command

Thu May 2 22:01:53 UTC 2013
John R. Dennison <jrd at gerdesas.com>

On Thu, May 02, 2013 at 04:26:06PM -0500, Matt wrote:
> repeat 10 dig @server-ip-address +short +tries=1 +time=1 your-zone.com a
> Can I do that with watch?

No.  But you can do it with 'seq':

for x in $(seq 1 10); do dig @server-ip-address +short +tries=1 +time=1 your-zone.com a; done

TURKEY, n. A large bird whose flesh when eaten on certain religious
anniversaries has the peculiar property of attesting piety and gratitude.
Incidentally, it is pretty good eating.

-- Ambrose Bierce, The Devil's Dictionary
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