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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Suppose i run passwd via bash shell. It is a suid program, which temporarily runs as root(owner) and modifies the user entries.
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2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
How can you check the programs that you use most often? (6 Replies)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
The last days I extended an open-source C++ library by some faster functions. This library provides a lot of short test programs which guarantee that the library works exactly.
The compilation of each test works in a Makefile automatically.
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4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Are the programs written on schedulers ,thread library , process management, memory management, et al called systems programs ? How are they different from the programs that implement functions like open() , printf() , scanf() , read() .. they have a prefix sys_open, sys_close, sys_read etc , right... (1 Reply)
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I want to make changes to inittab file and reread it using "telinit q" to make changes effective immediately. Is it safe to do that while important apps are running ?
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to execute a shell script to do the following:
cat a file
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need help to create batch file .
I want to run some programs in sequence in batch mode . I have one file which contains the name of program and command
The test.bat file contain this data
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I have installed Red Hat Linux 9.0 recently on my computer.
Im wondering if there are any good sites for downloading linux programs besides the site of Red Hat.
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I notice that (Mandrake) Linux and Windows do not seem to operate alike in terms of installing third party software.
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