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I think it's about time the df and du commands (executables?) were updated to display gigabyte units without one having to do their own calculations from the -m option (display in megabytes). This is one of those "little nothing" annoyances that, at the same time, would positively show new... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: SilversleevesX
2. Homework & Coursework Questions
I have to
Write a program in C that recognizes the following commands and translates them into much simpler ones
Commands to recognize shorter command
C - dir_length - dir
get file_name G - file_name_length - file_name
Long commands are read from the standard input... (1 Reply)
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3. Red Hat
I am using Fedora 8,Red hat 9.
Whenever we write a new command. Then we goto "/usr/bin" and then place this in this directory.And hence we can use it as a command anywhere from the terminal.
We generally see commands like "trap" which run only in bash shell.We also have other shell specific... (1 Reply)
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4. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
OK... I'm fairly new to unix having the admin handed to me on a platter w/almost no training.
However, being a programmer, I do pick up things fairly easily, but this one is getting the best of me.
I have a unix server that runs multiple versions of the same ERP system, hand crafted for our... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: chimodel
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to do frequently server down and up. Every time i am using nearly 5 to 6 commands to down and agin i am using the commands to up.
Can anybody help me to write a script to down and up.
which i can use once on unix platform it can down later it can up the server. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sreerao
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can anyone suggest a Unix command or c-shell algorithm to simulate to behavior of "wall" command minus the "all users"? What I'm trying to do is to send a notice to just one particular user but i dont want other remotely-logged-on users to receive the message (on the pseudo-terminals). I... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Deanne
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
nu 2 this forum.,
can any one tell me how to 'talk' to a person on other system who is connected in a network(LAN) via terminal.......
and when to use wall,write and talk..
:) (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mr.anilbabu
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
i'm trying to generate a "pop up window" incorporating either the write or wall command or both.
Is such a thing possible ?
simon2000 (2 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
let's say in my office i have 20 networked sun boxes named host1 through host20. i am currently logged in as root at some random machine, which we will say host13 for this scenario's sake. now, is there any way i can send a text message of some sort over the whole network to all logged in... (1 Reply)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to know when using the wall command can I send a message to a specific user that is logged in.
Thank you (1 Reply)
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