Passing arguments to os.execute()

tsunny nginx-forum at
Thu Jun 19 06:57:27 UTC 2014


How to send the value of a variable to a shell program using os.execute()?

I want to send the value of $uri to my shell program. Below is my code,

location / {

   set_by_lua $result 'os.execute("/tmp/ $uri")';

If I access $1 in my program, the value is just 'uri' not the value of the

Can please anyone tell me how to do this correctly.


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