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ACDBill

Hello,

I am a DOS Batch scripter trying out AutoIT and having an issue.

In OS Batch I could work through a list of servers to run my batch against via a text file and the DOS For command.

Example:

FOR /F "tokens=1" %%i in (servers.txt) do call :Runit %%i

Thi would read each line in the text file (servers.txt) and run the :Runit function against it.

For the life of me, I cannot figure out how to do this in AutoIT. Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks

Bill

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BrewManNH

#include <File.au3>
Global $aFileArray
_FileReadToArray("servers.txt", $aFileArray)
For $Loop = 1 To $aFileArray[0]
    RunIt($aFileArray[$Loop])
Next
Func RunIt($sServerName)
    ;your command to run would go here
    ;example
    Run("Somerandom.exe " & $sServerName)
EndFunc


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ACDBill

Thank you very much!

However, that brings another issue. The way I had my batch file:

FOR /F "tokens=1" %%i in (servers.txt) do call :Runit %%i

Would then send it to the rest of the batch file below, i.e. :Runit, so it looked like this:

FOR /F "tokens=1" %%i in (servers.txt) do call :Runit %%i

:Runit
:SetVar
set variable=somevalue
:QueryReg
reg query somereg
:Compare
if variable=query set newvar=somevalue
do something

The :Runit part would be done for each server line in the text file. So in my new AutoIT script, can I take your code and tell it to go below and ececute every line for each of the servers in the array? I think maybe so if I make the whole rest of the script a function but I'm not sure.

Thanks

Bill

Hello BrewManNH,

Please disregard my last comment. I doscovered all I had to do was supply an EndFunc at the end of my script and it worked just the way it did in DOS Batch!

Thank you very much again!

Edited by ACDBill

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