HP/UX command to pull file name/date based on date


 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Operating Systems HP-UX HP/UX command to pull file name/date based on date
# 1  
Old 02-02-2016
HP/UX command to pull file name/date based on date

HI,
Can anyone tell me how to pull the date and file name separated by a space using the find command or any other command. I want to look through several directories and based on a date timeframe (find -mtime -7), output the file name (without the path) and the date(in format mmddyyyy) to a file. I was able to pull the file name with other file information but it had the entire path. If I tried to use the xargs -n 1 basename, I only pull the filename.

I'm trying to pull this information into a text file to pass along to a sql script to load this information into an oracle table.

Thanks,

Linda
# 2  
Old 02-03-2016
Unfortunately HP-UX find does not have the -ls option.
If you have perl installed, you can use
Code:
find . -type f -mtime -7 -print |
 perl -nle 'use POSIX; $d=(stat $_)[9]; $_=~s|.*/||; print POSIX::strftime("%m%d%Y", localtime $d), " ", $_'

--
Admins, pls move this to hp-ux!
# 3  
Old 02-03-2016
Thank you so much!! Worked perfectly!!!Smilie
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Previous Thread | Next Thread

10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting

1. Shell Programming and Scripting

Command to pull date

I have one file with below entry. There are multiple entries, but for sample I used just three lines. my requirment is to create a script by which it will pull only those entries which modification time is greater than 2 weeks (or 15 days). if I run script today, it will compare date from today... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: anshu ranjan
4 Replies

2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Find the count of files by last created date based on the given date range

My unix version is IBM AIX Version 6.1 I tried google my requirement and found the below answer, find . -newermt 2012-06-15 08:13" ! -newermt 2012-06-15 18:20" But newer command is not working in AIX version 6.1 unix I have given my requirement below: Input: atr files: ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: yuvaa27
1 Replies

3. Shell Programming and Scripting

Script to determine Date,TotalFile,total size of file based on date

I have file listed like below -rw-r--r--+ 1 test test 17M Nov 26 14:43 test1.gz -rw-r--r--+ 1 test test 0 Nov 26 14:44 test2.gz -rw-r--r--+ 1 test test 0 Nov 27 10:41 test3.gz -rw-r--r--+ 1 test test 244K Nov 27 10:41 test4.gz -rw-r--r--+ 1 test test 17M Nov 27 10:41 test5.gz I... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: krish2014
5 Replies

4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Copy log based on from-date and to-date

Hi all, i go a customer support requirement where i need to scan several files based on from/to date like 1-oct to 2-oct please help... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: AbhiJ
3 Replies

5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Looking for command line to find dirs based on size and date

Hi, My first time on this site, please excuse me if I've come to the wrong forum. I'm fairly new to Unix/Linux and hoping you can help me out. I'm looking for a command line that will return a list of directories that are larger than 50M and older than 2 days. I thought it may be... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Wisconsingal
6 Replies

6. Shell Programming and Scripting

Access log field - using awk to pull date/time

hey guys. the following line is a line taken from apache's access_log 10.10.10.10 - jdoe "GET /images/down.gif HTTP/1.1" 304 I'm concerned about the field that has the date and time in it. if assuming the delimiter in the file is a space, then the fourth field will always have the date... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: SkySmart
5 Replies

7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

pull date from header and append to all records

I did some searches, but couldn't really find what I'm looking for. I have a file formatted as below: BOF ABC CO - XYZ COMM DATA OF 07/05/2011 EBA00000001 sdfa rtyus uyml EBB00000001 54682 984w3 EBA00000002 mkiyuasdf 98234 I want to pull the date from the header record and add it... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: keeferb
4 Replies

8. Shell Programming and Scripting

Get the oldest date based on date in the filename

I am using ksh93 on Solaris. Ok, this may seem like a simple request at first. I have a directory that contains sets of files with a YYYYMMDD component to the name, along with other files of different filespecs. something like this: 20110501_1.dat 20110501_2.dat 20110501_3.dat... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: gary_w
2 Replies

9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers

Need to pull Yesterdays Date...

I tried this and it works for the most part, but if the date is 20090301, it displays 20090300. YESTERDAY=$((`date +%Y%m%d` -1)) (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: cards0622
2 Replies

10. Shell Programming and Scripting

Processing a log file based on date/time input and the date/time on the log file

Hi, I'm trying to accomplish the following and would like some suggestions or possible bash script examples that may work I have a directory that has a list of log files that's periodically dumped from a script that is crontab that are rotated 4 generations. There will be a time stamp that is... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: primp
4 Replies
Login or Register to Ask a Question

Featured Tech Videos