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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have an input file that looks something like this:
The row of dots represents any number of lines that don't contain the strings "key1:" or "key2:" The strings key1: and key2: will always appear alternately as in the... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: pmennen
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to install VMWare Workstation to run a virtual machine on my Mac OS, but running the bundle from bash(xterm)
(as suggested in install guide)
comes up with error:stat: illegal option -- -
Digging... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: defeated
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
.... means multi line
dfdfsdfdfsd (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: yanglei_fage
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Why is the "human readable" flag changing the behavior of du? And while I'm at it, can you make du only look at files, not directories. I often find myself wanting to find the largest file(s) in a dir or vol. Using 'find' itself, it seems you have to at least be able to guess the size of... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sudon't
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I was trying to install from source USB_ModeSwitch on my Mac. I have always had success with the basic ./configure, make, make install commands in terminal so don't know how, why or what.
The issue I came across is that the makefile.conf uses the -D flag while installing and on UNIX... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: jprokos
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Instead of making the script sleep for sometime, it doesn't work all the time as time may shift over a period.
How to make a script wake up every 30 seconds and check the current time, if... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sandy1028
I would like to know if there's any option to use with the du command so that I can list only the files/directories on the current filesystem... I usually use
du -gs *But I'd like to see only the directories in the filesystem I am on, and not the mount point directory of other fss...
... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Casey
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need your help please.
In a production system, i've seen many running process as follow:
sh -c ./pathname/shellname
what exactly the flag option -c is used for?
ive tried to look at the man page, but it doesnt say much.
ill appreciate yor help. Thanks (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: alexcol
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've used "mailx -r return@address" before many times for automated scripts, but when I try to use it on FreeBSD, I get "mailx: illegal option -- r". Is there another version of mailx I should be using to get this to work? The full command I'm trying to run is:
mailx -s "Load Results $(date... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: superdelic
We are porting our application from 32bit to 64bit.
We tried -xarch=v9, -xarc=v9a and -xport64=full options so that compiler to issue 64bit porting warnings.
But we are not getting any porting warninings
WE are using CC 5.5 compiler on sparc-solaris m/c.
Please tell us some powerful... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: shobhah