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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I only want the file copied if it is newer. But it still copies the file?
zip -u Ubuntu_Documents.zip ./*
cp -u Ubuntu_Documents.zip $DOCS_Backup/Ubuntu_Documents_`date +"%Y-%m-%d-%H-%M"`.zip (5 Replies)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a build.xml file and I can run it on Windows via cmd. Now I want to write a script to invoke the same. Is there a way to do this? (1 Reply)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
So I downloaded this kernel source and was able to build it successfully.
But I want to add this SDK source code inside, can anyone help me how to do this? Note that the SDK source can be built by itself.
I added the SDK in the main Makefile:
init-y := init/
#added SDK... (0 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do I list al files in a folder with a creation date/time newer than 6 hours? (2 Replies)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello, I am new to shell scripting and i need to create a script with the following directions and I can not figure it out.
Create a shell script called newest.bash that takes two filenames as input arguments ($1 and $2) and prints out the name of the newest file (i.e. the file with the... (1 Reply)
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6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i have to select particular fields from a multiple line record.
my record is in dump.txt file and looks like this
tipo = abonado simplex, Idiomas = dic1 - none, Operador = estandar
Serv. portadora admitido: modem
ind = 0 numero telefonico = 79260960, att = 0... (1 Reply)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Ok, here's the situation:
There's a script that runs every day on a UNIX box that collects files. The script has now been changed so that at the start of a new day, the script would create a new folder and then copy files to it for that day.
This has put me in a dilema as I have a script... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bbbngowc
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to find if a file called test.log is older than 10 min.
So i wrote :
touch -t `perl -e 'use POSIX qw(strftime); printf("%s\n",strftime("%m%d%H%M",localtime(time-3600*0.17)));'`... (3 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is there a way to use the find command to locate files newer than a specific date?
--Alex (4 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have the following question :
As far as I know unix doesn't store file creation dates.
Would that imply the following?
tar -cvzf backup.tar --newer
is equal to:
tar -cvzf backup.tar --newer-mtime ? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jamesbond