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I'm following the How to Set Up Esri Geoportal Server on Linux white paper. Going everything OK until I have to run ./grants_linuxpg.sh (page 10)

./grants_linuxpg.sh: 20: ./grants_linuxpg.sh: Syntax error: "(" unexpected

Did someone already had this error? What do I wrong? I just can't believe that there is a syntax failure in the original script downloaded from the geoportal sourceforge website?!

Thanks for helping!

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Here is the fix just in case you need it. As sudoer user:

sudo gedit grants_linuxpg.sh

1) #!/bin/sh -> #!/bin/bash

2) ./createuser -> createuser

3) ./psql -> psql

4) sudo gedit grants_pg.txt -> #sudo gedit grants_pg.txt

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