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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a list of files generated like this:
find dir -type f > file_list
I want to get a list of just the unique directories. I can't create a temporary file. So the idea is to do a working equivalent to this:
cat file_list | dirname | uniq
But of course that doesn't... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: brsett
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am running the script
VBoxManage list vms |sed 's/"//g' | cut -d " " -f1 > har1out.mytxt
result=`cat har1out.mytxt | grep $1'
fi (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: harsha85
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
We are using #!/bin/sh
From a command line this command returns the correct list of files (without going into any subdirectories)
find /vol.prod/saptrans/common/test/pa/* -prune -type f -print
We have a script which takes the same path as $1 (without the * )
... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: 15a0
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, okay, the following command was given to me in a script, but it's not working and there's little to no help on dirname. What is wrong with the following line? I'm just trying to save the current directory to use later in subsequent scripts.
MYAPPDIR=$(dirname $(dirname $0))
Thanks. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: rebazon
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
If ($argv == “-debug”) then
Echo “in loop”
But this is not working. If I modify this code and remove “-“, then it works.
Similarly I am getting problem using grep command also
Grep “-debug” Filename
Can someone please help me on how to resolve these... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sarbjit
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
(little extract from my bash-script)
I want to move each file (.mov) from one directory (and many Subdirectories) to another directory (only one);
after moving i want to create hardlinks to the old directories.
Thatīs no problem, but now:
source-directories... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: tubian
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can someone please help me with this SHELL script?
I need to create a script that gets a positive number n as an argument. The script must calculate the factorial of its argument. In other words, it must calculate n!=1x2x3x...xn. Note that 0!=1.
Here is a start but I have no clue how to... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: I-1
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi guys, last cry for help for today. I appreciate the help so far.
ok so I have a program that dumps a path into my script as a variable ($1)
This path is an example
/home/xbmc/sab_downloads/video/tv/grey's anatomy/season 3
So in order to search thetvdb.com for a show, I need to extract... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: tret
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to get the full path of a file minus the hostname... anyone have an easy way to do this?
What I have is:
What I need is:
hostname evaluates to 'ourhostname'
dirname evaluates to '//ourhostname/ourfullpath'
basename... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: tink
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can somebody explain to me how set up a basename and dirname variable to simplify this script. I currently have a 'infile' with the contents of FTTPDataPVC_ & BaaisDSLFeed. I need to add a basename and or dirname variable so that any additions can be made through the infile and not... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: liketheshell