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As a side (not directly related to this discussion):
I recommend that when you have any filename with some "tricky" special chars which makes the file hard to delete that you first move the file to a new file name (without the "strangeness" which makes the file undeletable) and then delete the file.
Shell script logic
I have 2 input files like with file 1 content as (file1)
"BRGTEST-242" a.txt "BRGTEST-240" a.txt "BRGTEST-219" e.txt
File 2 contents as fle(2)
"BRGTEST-244" a.txt "BRGTEST-244" b.txt "BRGTEST-231" c.txt "BRGTEST-231" d.txt "BRGTEST-221" e.txt
I want to get... (22 Replies)
I need to compare 2 text files with around 60000 rows and 1 column. I need to compare these and write the mismatch data to 3rd file.
File1 - file2 = file3
wc -l file1.txt
wc -l file2.txt
head -5 file1.txt
101214100500... (10 Replies)
I'm a great fan of this forum... it has helped me tone my skills in shell scripting. I have a challenge here, which I'm sure you guys would help me in achieving...
File A has a list of job ids and I need to compare this with the File B (*.log) and File C (extend *.log) and copy... (6 Replies)
I've some files created by a script.
For some reason last time the script run was interrupted for an error and the files produced by the script are undeletable.
i've tryed as root with command 'rm' and even if i got no error in command execution the files are still there.
These are the... (9 Replies)
when i try to ls -lrt the directory, the "undeletable" file is listed.
but when i try to ls -lrt *exe, the "undeletable" file is not listed.
this "undeletable" is the file that i want to delete from the directory.
but when i try to delete/rename/copy.... it, it show that "No such file or... (10 Replies)