How do I automate a response when I enter a command that asks for input?

A. Most commands have a switch to confirm an action. For commands that require a response (e.g., a logon that asks you to enter a password), try the following command.

echo <password> | logon savillj

This command runs the command logon savillj. When the logon command asks for a password, the echo command echos the password with a return, thus entering your password.

You can also use the following code to echo a return.

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