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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
When a user is added to a new group, the user has to be log out and log in again to make the new group effective. Is there any system command or technique to refresh user group ID update without re-login?
I am not talking about to use "login" or "su -l" commands which can only make... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: hce
Am writing a script where I want to find uptime of certain servers. Is there any command where we can find uptime without login to the server, since the server list is big logging to the server will time consuming.
Thanks in advance (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: rogerben
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to find 4 latest files inside one folder having following File Name pattern and store them into 4 different variables and then use for processing in my shell script. File name is fixed length.
1) Each file starts with = ABCJmdmfbsjop letters + 7 Digit Number... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: lancesunny
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I was wondering what is the most efficient way to find files in the current directory(that may contain 100,000's files), that meets a certain specified file type and of a certain age.
I have experimented with the find command in unix but it also searches all sub directories. I have... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kewong007
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a very urgent requirement here. I have to find all files in the specified directory but not in the sub directories(The directory name is stored in a variable) which are older than the current date as well as current time and rename it as filename_yyyymmddhhmmss.ext and move it into a... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: ragavhere
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a directory A, which has some 0 byte files in it.
This directory also has a subdirectory B which also has some 0 byte files in it.
I only need to find out the names of the 0 byte files in the directory A.
I'm using the following command
find . -name *.zip... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: ramky79
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
The title says it all really. I am writing a shell script for a Linux box, and I have recently run into a problem. I need to make sure I am at a certain run level first.
Hence, the question. How can I find out what run level the box is currently running at?
Is there a system variable... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Scripting Newb
I was hoping to get some assistance with this C program I am working on. The goal is to find the largest file in the current directory and then display this filename along with the filesize. What I have so far will display all the files in the current directory. But, how do I deal with "grabbing"... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: AusTex
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is there a simple command in the vein of `oslevel` under AIX 4.3 to show the current patch level of the machine? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sam_pointer
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
In a Unix (ksh) script, is there a way to determine the current working directory path of another logged-in user? Of course, I can use "pwd" to find my own path. But, how do I find it for another active user?
Thanks for any input you can provide. LY (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: liteyear18