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Can't run Bash scripts from within Mathematica 10.1

I am working on Debian 8 (Jessie) and Mathematica 10.1 (64-bit) Home Edition. I have created a script named curl_fetch.sh. It contains the line: ...
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Difference between "wolframscript -f" and "wolframscript -script"

In Mathematica 11, there is new wolframscript.exe According to help wolframscript.exe -h -f [ -file ] arg---------Run a ...
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How do I efficiently navigate the command line interface to Mathematica?

I would like to perfom such feats as cycling through previous commands, editing commands in place, etc. My expectation would be a readline-like interface, but this appears to not be the default.
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curl in Mathematica, google link-shortener

I want to automatically get short links equivalents for things I CloudDeploy. I'd appreciate some tips on integrating command line workflow below into Mathematica ...
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How to trigger UNIX command-line command from Mathematica notebook?

At UNIX command line, one can run ls -la $HOME. How to trigger this from Mathematica notebooks? Run["!ls -la $HOME"] ...
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Running Mathematica Notebook files in command mode

The question is, how can I run a .nb file in the kernel mode of Mathematica? I am not an expert in Mathematica, but one of our users who use this program says that ...
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Keep kernel running for execution of scheduled task

How can I keep a kernel running until all scheduled tasks have completed? For example upon running the following script bazinga.m: ...
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Under OS X, is there a way to view graphics output when running in the command line?

Being a long time unix shell person, I prefer Mathematica's command line interface, over the notebook. (command history, etc...) It just learned that on OS X, the cli is available as MathKernel. ...
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Linux’s Bash shell in Windows 10 and mathematica

As we know, Linux’s Bash shell is coming to Windows 10. Now, I want to know, how to using Run[] command or other commands to run some commands like gfortran installed in Linux of Win10 ? And, is it ...
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Is it possible to get AltGr key to work in Math.exe?

For some reason when you run Math.exe form windows command line, Mathematica disables the AltGr key. This is a bit annoying since my keyboard locale has the keys [, ], {, }, @, $, \, | located under ...
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Proper way to run a Mathematica script (-script vs -run vs MathematicaScript vs <)?

Suppose I have a Mathematica script called test.m. There at least 4 ways to run this from the terminal: ...
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Evaluating a notebook programmatically with -ne

I am running Mathematica 10.2 on an Ubuntu workstation. I would like to be able to evaluate a notebook through the command line, and save its final state so that I can launch evaluation remotely ...
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Any ergonomic tools for the command line kernel?

Mathematica on the command-line (invoked by running 'wolfram' on bash shell) seems bereft of all modern usability features. I'd like a list of the best third-party packages available (if any exist) ...
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Running PowerShell commands in Mathematica

I'm trying to execute a PowerShell command using Mathematica. Someone has made it before? I tested my command direct in PowerShell, and it worked nice, but no idea on how can I make Mathematica to ...
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How to send OUT output to stdout when running a script from command line on widows?

I am learning how to run a Mathematica m file from command line. I am on windows. My question is: How to make the output display on the screen (the DOS windows) as the script is running? Currently, ...
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Passing UTF-8 to wolframscript on the command line

I am trying to use Unicode input to wolframscript -c, like so: $ ./wolframscript -c '1/∞' â^(-1) The source of this behavior ...
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Parse command line arguments

I have been trying to parse command line arguments. There are a couple of types of options. 1. Mandatory 2. Optional 3. Alternative There are built-in/3rd ...
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Can we make preread replacements in an *.m* file before being run?

This the second question of (152743), the preamble of which is reproduced here: Those who don't have/prefer the front end of Mathematica will either use a plain ASCII editor to write a script in an <...
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Completion in terminal?

I know that it is possible to run Mathematica in Terminal. But I didn't find a way to get completion work in Terminal. I mean completion by ...
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How can I run MUnit tests outside of Workbench under Linux?

I would like to run MUnit tests from the command line. On Mac OS, I can do this: ...
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Can we make new definitions for InputForm in packages?

Those who don't have/prefer the front end of Mathematica will either use a plain ASCII editor to write a script in an .m file or just use Mathematica directly from ...
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How to run multiple scripts in a row from command line using the same kernel?

Here is my shell script so far (I am using MacOSX): ...
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Exporting files while running .m file from command line

I have the following code in a .m file which is called test.m: Export["test.csv",0]; Exit[] I would like to run this .m file from the command line. I found that I can do that with the command "math -...
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WolframScript Unix - Script Parameters on Raspberry Pi

I'm currently trying to run a script with 2 parameters which gets called via a BASH script. The script runs fine however the list of passed parameters , ...
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Run retrieving stdout without using RunProcess

Is it possible to run a complex terminal command and retrieve its output. I understand that RunProcess could do this but it cannot directly execute full command and it seems rather complex to rewrite ...
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Creating flags to use with wolframscript?

Is it possible to create flags to pass arguments into a script with wolframscript? I am trying to pass multiple variables that correlate to specific keys. For example, wolframscript -script ...
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How to change the terminal size programmatically that is opened by `RunProcess`?

Why isn't the following linux command working from the RunProcess interface? I want to change the terminal size programmatically and then display the information: <...
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Parallel Computation: Kill kernels which have completed the jobs while others keep running

I launch 20 parallel kernels in the background using nohup math -run "<<file.m" &> file.out The nature of computation is integration over various ...