[Geany-Users] running cmd from build

Geoff Kaniuk geoff at xxxxx
Thu May 24 14:28:28 UTC 2018

On 24/05/18 13:03, rhkramer at gmail.com wrote:
> On Wednesday, May 23, 2018 06:34:19 PM Joe McCarron via Users wrote:
>>   So, finally got it to work.  Changed my shebang from  #!/usr/bin python to
>>    #!/usr/bin/python (without space) I was still getting an error for the
>> working directory so i moved %d/%f into the command then it worked.Thanks
>> for your help.
> I'm sorry, I'm drawing a blank (and google [linux bash %d] and man bash aren't
> helping) (probably a senior moment / minute / ??).  What do %d and %f mean?

%d and %f are Geany specific symbols.  They are well described in the 
geany manual:
> (And, for extra credit, is a space ever valid in a shebang?)

There is quite a nice article in Wikipedia on shebang - it defines the 
syntax of the shebang line.

I can appreciate your situation as you have just switched from Windows 
to Linux - I have done exactly that some years back.  In my opinion one 
really does eventually have to get to grips with the command-line 

The best sources for me are the gnu manuals obtained from 
https://www.gnu.org/.  In particular, the bash and coreutils manuals are 

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