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My beef is the author’s inability to be a great pedagogue.
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As a result, it’s closer in feel to a set of anecdotes than edploring reference guide. The cost of brevity, as if often the case with tools of this sort, is directly proportional to one’s ignorance of expect’s features and how they are implemented.
THe best thing about expect is that instead of just firing off commands via shell script, it can interact with those commands. This guide, on the other hand, is often a discouraging chore to read.
Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. Share your thoughts with other customers. Expect makes it possible to automate tedious interactive work at the interface level. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Get to Know Us. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading explpring Don Libes is the creator of Expect as well as the sxploring of this book. But again, the few examples of send followed by expect in the RE chapter do not highlight my issue. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
For example, you can use Expect to test interactive programs with no changes to their interfaces. Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. I was also very curious to see how Tcl was used to make this tool. Expect is quickly becoming a part of every UNIX user’s toolbox. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.
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And, if you’d like to approach Tcl by way of example, expect is as good a choice as I’ve come across. Only having basic information in the basic part of the book is a solution. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. One can write concise, xon not elegant, scripts. It employs inline cross-references and footnotes where a sidebar or a simple table would have been a welcome relief from flipping back and forth.
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Exploring EXPECT : A TCL Based Toolkit for Automating Interactive Programs
Their well-hydrated daughter, Kenna, has two lovely kidneys. Don Libes is the creator of Expect as well as the author of this book. It allows you to automate Telnet, FTP, exxploring, rlogin, and hundreds of other applications that normally require human interaction. Practical Programming in Tcl and Tk 4th Edition. Please try again later. This is not an issue in the simplest of examples, and the simplest of examples is all that one finds in the first pages of the book.
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Sue performs research in the area of kidney growth and development. My library Help Advanced Book Search. How To Read This Book. Typically, an index, and I have not gotten much pleasure from the ljbes in this book, is not a solution for this because one would not know what to search for when the problem strikes.
One could say this book is good reference material; it ecpect indexed well, and the outline is clear enough. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.
You don’t even need the source code! Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Other editions – View all Exploring Expect: I’ve been using this book for over 13 years, and it’s still current, still very useful.