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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm going through my book on bash and have come to a section on Shell Variables. The editing mode variables don't seem to be there, unless I'm missing something. It says no manual entry for them -- commands like HISTCMD, HISTCONTROL, HISTIGNORE, HISTFILE, HISTFILESIZE, HISTSIZE, HISTTIMEFORMAT,... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Straitsfan
2. OS X (Apple)
I have an MacBookPro and I want to install Darwin ports.
I downloaded & installed MacPorts-1.7.0.pkg and now I don't know what to do.
I tried: # port -d selfupdate
Command output: checking build system type... i686-apple-darwin9.7.0
checking host system type...... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: hirohitosan
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
This is the first time I've come across this issue
sed -i 's/"//g' iscrmireturns
sed: 1: "iscrmi": command i expects \ followed by textApparently the -i option is non-standard FreeBSD extensions - does that mean it's not available on Darwin? Strange (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: platz
4. OS X (Apple)
I was curious about how one would go about installing gnome on darwin. As far as I know it must be harder than FreeBSD because there doesn't seem to be any ports for it.
Would you have to first set up a build environment (GCC etc...) and then compile it from scratch? or is there an... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kpedersen
How can I send Ctrl+Alt+Del for Darwin running in PearPC for Linux? (1 Reply)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
From the bash manpage:
What I'm trying to do is add two values in hexadecimal and have the resulting number display in hexadecimal. What I get is the result displayed in decimal. For instance:
...displays 64. The arithmatic is correct, but the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Loriel
Does anyone have any Benchmarks for OS X Server in DB Serving.
in comparison to Linux
How bout Darwin?
And How bout Darwin as a Base for a Server?
How bout Ease of Environment Crossplatforms and Various Implementations?
And Finally how bout Develoment? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: RedVenim
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
so, what's everyone's opinion on Darwin (x86 rendition)?
is it worth installing at the moment?
pros? cons? comments? (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Karma
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hey everyone, just to let you all know "I'm an uber n00b"
I'm connected to Telstra Bigpond's (Australian ISP) ADSL network, now I;m running Darwin 1.41 on an Apple Macintosh PPC computer.
I don't know how to set up ADSL on this system, can someone please guide me. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Syphor
I am using Darwin on Mac OS X.I.I (new to both Unix and C++).
I downloaded the ncurses library from http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/gnu-darwin/ncurses-5.2.tgz,
but I don't know what to do with it now. Stuffit has expanded the archive, but I still have the original .tgz as well (if that's... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: parmenides