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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
System : opensuse leap 42.3
I have a bash script that build a text file.
I would like the last command doing :
print_cmd -o page-left=43 -o page-right=22 -o page-top=28 -o page-bottom=43 -o font=LatinModernMono12:regular:9 some_file.txt
print_cmd ::= some printing... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jcdole
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Which one of the following are more accurate and why?
nohup myScript.sh 1>nohup_$(date +%Y%m%d%H%M%S).out 2>&1 &
nohup myScript.sh 1>>nohup_$(date +%Y%m%d%H%M%S).out 2>&1 &
nohup myScript.sh >nohup_$(date +%Y%m%d%H%M%S).out 2>&1 &
nohup myScript.sh >>nohup_$(date +%Y%m%d%H%M%S).out 2>&1 &... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kchinnam
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do I create shortcuts? For example:
I just want to type one key "l" and have it output the command of "ls -lah"
I believe it's creating a file called l with 755 permissions but I'm not sure where to put the file.
*if it matters, I'm on a shared hosting web server using cPanel with... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ijustsawmars
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have working (Perl) code to combine 2 input files into a single output file using the join function that works to a point, but has the following limitations:
1. I am restrained to 2 input files only.
2. Only the "matched" fields are written out to the "matched" output file and... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Katabatic
5. Virtualization and Cloud Computing
I'm trying to create a VirtualBox "harddisk" and put an dd-image into it. This image shoudn't work as a virtual maschine, I just want to be able to mount it to an folder. How can I do this with an shell script?
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Discussion started by: Sebi0815
This is odd, however here goes. There are several shell scripts that run in our production environment AIX 595 LPAR m/c, which has sufficient memory 14GB (physical memory) and horsepower 5CPUs. However from time to time we get the following errors in these shell scripts. The time when these... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: jerardfjay
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
i need a Prompting read in my script:
read -p "Enter your command: " command
But i always get this Error:
-p: is not an identifier
When I run these in c-shell i get this error
/usr/bin/read: read: bad option(s)
How can I use a Prompt in the read command? (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: wiseguy
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to capture everything showed on a screen by a shell script which needs user interaction. The shell script performs commads such as rsh so normal redirection to a file does not work.
I know there is a special unix command call "script" which records screen session but the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: lalfonso.gomez
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have had a problem in Linux with the "Fortune" messages (unfortunately! :( ) and I need to trap the message again. It starts with a "IMPORTANT NOTICE".
To capture this, I write a script as follows..
while ; do
/usr/games/fortune >> fortune.txt
a=`expr $a + 1`
done... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: oldtrash