How to run .sh files in Linux?

Even though I have posted this in fedora category, it works for all linux distros. To execute/run any .sh files.

run the followig comands:

  • first give execute permission to script file : chmod +x /path/to/
  • and to run the script: /path/to/
  • if is in current directory then you do it with: ./

as ./ refers to current directory

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after doing this it must be running, if still not then

  • browse to the script file with a file manager
  • right-click to properties
  • open permissions
  • make sure: Allow executing file as the program is checked on.
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