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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Thanks for previous help.
How to include this in script,
I need to tar files which are present in /var/spool/cron/crontabs directory (used for crontab) excluding those files which are having extension .au
/var/spool/cron/crontabs>>ls -ltr | grep -v .au
-rw------- 1... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: manalisharmabe
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a problem with tar. Taring a folder with a lot of contents, causes the tar to contain hard links to some files, seen with the same name but 0 in size.
The hard links don't exist in the first place. How can I prevent that from happening?
I am using the -T option with either -n or... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Tribe
3. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
I'm using this script to backup an external hdd to another external hdd -
rsync -aE --delete --exclude Volumes/Disk\ A/.Trashes "/Volumes/Disk A" "/Volumes/Disk A Backup"The source drive being "Disk A", and the drive I wish to backup to being "Disk A Backup".
I'm constantly getting this error,... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Orbient
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello i am using HP-UX rapdb2 B.11.23 U ia64 1068321383 unlimited-user license.
I am tryiyng to exclude for tar all files that start with TOT* but i doues not work
I am using:
tar -cvf /ODS/prepaid/CDR_FLOW/WORK/backup.tar --exclude='TOT*'
and i get the error:
tar: cannot stat... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: chriss_58
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
The title is not as easy as it sounds.... I am trying to exclude and file while ssh and untaring the file on the fly.
The command I am using is... The command typically works but recently I've add the X option along with the exclude file. Essentially, the exclude file is being ignored when run... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: lwif
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do i create a tar file of a directory excluding the links in that particular directory and its sub-directories.
The below command doesnt work for me.
tar -cvf abc.tar /dir1 --exclude"^l" (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: yesmani
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
In a bash script I am writing I am having a problem excluding selected directories from tar.
From the machine $SERVER I issue the command
#start netcat on storage server
gnetcat -l -vv -p 2011 >$FILEPATH/$SHORT_NAME.$today.tar &
The the following command is then sent to the $CLIENT.
#start... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: thumper
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm having trouble with creating a compressed tar file with tar cXzfv and even with normal cvXf
I created a simple test below.. can anyone spot the mistake I'm making??.. its driving me up the wall..
In the end I need a compressed tarball....
Thanks in advance!!
... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: sampipe
9. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
I want to backup the root file system but the size of / is very huge so I want to exclude some file systems.Man page of tar says X option excludes files but I could not do that.I use this command
$ tar -cvf deneme.tar -X exc .
$ cat exc
I think there... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kudret_gulcan
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How do I exclude some directories while creating a tar file with a number of directories?
thanks. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: uchachra