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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
When I type clear on my unix prompt on mac terminal, it prints the help menu of a program instead of cleaning the contents of the screen.
Also, I have used the following alias command to setup some shortcuts, but soon after I logout and login, these shortcuts doesn't work.
alias... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: jacobs.smith
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to clear the screen after each iteration but i cannot place clear where it needs to go to do that. I just keep clearing the screen before i can even see the choice I make.
tput cup 2 15 ; echo "File Menu List"
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Discussion started by: noob
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
My question is quite simple, even if I didn't find an answer. I would want a command (maybe clear with some options ?) that can do the following : clear completely the console, as it is when we start a console for the first time.
My problem is that I sometimes display a lot... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Ben31400
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am unable to use clear or cls command on bash shell. I have recently installed Cygwin and am using that for practicing unix commands.
I see that I can use Ctrl + L to clear the screen. I created an alias in my .bashrc to do the same as
This is how i defined other aliases ... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: erora
Any one can help me. I am using Sun_Solaris. The command history set to 100 at .cshrc. I am unable to clear the command histoy. In Linux it is very easy by giving command
I could not find any such type command to clear the history.
Is there any such type of command for solaris.... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: prabir
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i have an unix command which is as follows:
ctmfw /work/CDFC/landing/ZORC.txt CREATE 0 60 1 10 240
I think a txt file called ZORC gets created in the mentioned directory, i am not sure what 0 60 1 10 240 is. Is my understanding correct and also let me know what those numbers denote?... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: eljcmscrlk
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a user that has tried to print a job several times and has now filled up the que. How do i delete all the jobs in the que and what is the command?:confused: (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: nov_user
8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a program which updates the result in a log file, as the program runs 24*7,the size of log file keeps on increasing.
Can you help me with a shell command which will clear the content of a log file in use.
1) I tried tail -10 logfile > logfile ( the content is not changed )
2) >... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: coolbhai
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm currently writing a very simple UNIX script to process some work. The very first thing I do on my script is use the "clear" command.
how my file looks...
echo "Return status: $?"
For some strange reason, the return status being returned is 1, not 0 as i expected.
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Discussion started by: djkane
errclear seems not working on aix 4.3/rs6k, i can't clear HW error with errclear -d H 0 ??? what is wrong ?
thanks. (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: andryk