Something like this should work...

users="user1 user2 user3 user4 user5"
file=<name of file>

for user in $users; do
grep $user $file >/dev/null && cat $file > /tmp/"$user"_`date
+%Y-%m-%d-%H:%m` && break
done


Okay... It will take me a little while to figure that out but I look
forward to doing so.

Thanks for the suggestion, Toby!

Regards,
Mitch


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