Shell program to display numbers from 1 to 10

#!/bin/bash
# Shell program to display numbers from 1 to 10
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# This script is licensed under GNU GPL version 2.0 or above
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# using for loop
echo "Using for loop method # 1... "
for i in 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
do
  echo -n "$i " 
done
echo ""
 
# this is much better as compare to above for loop
echo "Using for loop method # 2... "
for (( i=1; i<=10; i++ ))
do
   echo -n "$i "
done
echo ""
 
# use of while loop
echo "Using while loop..."
j=1
while [ $j -le 10 ]
do
   echo -n "$j "
   j=$(( j + 1 )) # increase number by 1 
done
echo ""
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4 comments… add one
  • Raul Libório Jun 6, 2008 @ 4:03

    echo $(seq 10)
    ;)

  • Jonathan Feb 20, 2009 @ 20:36

    echo {1..10}

  • Tom Jul 17, 2010 @ 16:04

    What an excellent list you have put together. Superb work !

  • gk Sep 8, 2017 @ 12:22

    one line command:
    $ i=1 ; while [ $i -le 100 ]; do echo $i; i=$(( i +1 )); done

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