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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
we want to backup all opened files by vi before editing also with version information. i wrote below alias to backup crontab file content with version info. What i want know is to make this opened files by vi. We want to prevent user mistakes by adding this alias.
alias crontab='DATE=$(date... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: sebu
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm very new to bash scripting. Please help me on this.
I'm in need of a backup script which does the ff.
1. If a file is larger than 5GB. split it and tar the file.
2. Weekly backup file to amazon s3 using s3rsync
3. If a file is unchanged it doesn't need to copy to amazon s3
... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ganitolngyundre
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
we are running rsync with --backup mode, Are there any rsync options to remove backup folders on successful deployment?
Thanks in adv. (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: MVEERA
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need help. I have around 100 users. I want to take date wise backup of files which are on desktop for every user.
My user directory path is -: /home/dr/<user_name>/Desktop
1) Script has to run on a perticular time everyday
2) Script has to take backup of all files present... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: paragnehete
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to copy files from one directory to another using shell script. Can anyone please troubleshoot the code.
thanks in advance...
files_dir="C:\Documents and Settings\scripts\files"
backup_dir="C:\Documents and Settings\scripts\ztest"
echo cding to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sureshcisco
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
# find /home/shantanu -name 'my_stops*' | xargs ls -lt | head -2
The command mentioned above will list the latest 2 files having my_stops in it's name. I want to keep these 2 files. But I want to delete all other files starting with "my_stops" from the current directory. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: shantanuo
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Im working on a shell script that uses three parameters, a string to replace, the string replacing, and a file name.
In this script it makes a back up file before the replacement occurs. However I want to be able to either search the file to see if it has the string and if it doesnt dont create... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: gordonheimer
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wrote a simple script to backup of index.php and index.html in my box. So, I wrote a script which take a copy of the index page as 1Mar09: but it does not comes up..
find . -name index.* > domains.txt
for i in `cat domains.txt` ; do cp index* index*.1Mar09 $i; done
But... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: gsiva
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to write a command that backs up certain files into my current directory and adds a prefix to the backed up file name. I realise this can be done in a script by specifying each individual file but would like to know if it can be done on one line and made an alias.
I have the... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: m223464
I have a simple backup script that I am running to back up drives across the network. However I need to have detailed log files for this script such as time backup started, what was backed up, if there were any errors and the time that the backup was complete. I would also like the script to... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: valicon