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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wish to search for a particular string say "Yellow_Colors" in all files in all folders in the current directory.
Below is the command I use:
find ./ -type f | xargs grep -i "Yello_Colors"However, my command does not traverse all files and folders and errors out mid-way with the below error... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: mohtashims
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am on Oracle Linux:
tar -cpzf export.tar.gz /dir/dir1/dir2/*
bash: /bin/tar: Argument list too long
I tried the workaround
from the folder /dir/dir1/dir2:
find . -name '*' -print | tar -cpzf export.tar.gz --files-from –
My issue is that the command inludes the newly created tar... (16 Replies)
Discussion started by: sumang24
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Input is list of Server's, script is basically to remove old_rootvg, So it should check first command "alt_rootvg_op -X old_rootvg" if it passes move to next server and starts check and if it fails moves to other command "exportvg old_rootvg" for only that particular server. I came up with below,... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: aix_admin_007
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am working with a sh script on a solaris 9 zone (sol 10 host) that grabs information to build the configuration command line. the variables Build64, SSLopt, CONFIGopt, and CC are populated in the script. the script includes
CONFIGopt=' --prefix=/ --exec-prefix=/usr... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: oly_r
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
when executing this command in unix:
echo "WM7 Fatal Alerts:", $(cat query1.txt) > a.csvIt works fine, but running this command in a shell script gives an error saying that there's a syntax error.
here is content of my script:
tdbsrvr$ vi hc.sh
"hc.sh" 22 lines, 509... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: 4dirk1
I imported find command I have on my hp-ux server to clean up the /tmp of my new IBM AIX servers.
Though, the commands always fails in the cron but if I past it at the prompt, it works find. I tried with at jobs and regular 'find' .
Could anyone tell me what I am doing wrong?
Many... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: cforget2810
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Guys any tips on printing a certain error message to stderr and exiting should a command fail within a ksh script? I'm trying to null some output files.
Touch isn't suitable as i need to null them.
print "" > file isn't suitable as i need to check elsehere for if they are 0bytes or not.
... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: lavascript
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to run a set of commands on a remote machine using ssh in a shell script. One of the commands is unzip. But when the execution reaches this command, the script fails with an error that unzip is not found. Below is the code and the error snippet.
sourceDir=$1 ; filename=$3 ; destDir=$2... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: farahzaiba
i'm having trouble changing the path-priority. Now both priorities are 1 as you can see in the lspath-output.
Any ideas why the chpath command fails?
# chpath -l hdisk3 -p fscsi1 -a priority=10
Method error (/etc/methods/chgdisk):
0514-080 Invalid routine argument... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: raba
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
all the user on my machine can't launch at job anymore.
they all got the message "error in message send" each time they launch something using the at command.
i tried to empty the job queue but the error message is still there.
What can I do ?
Thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: a329743