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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a shell script RemoveFiles.sh
Inside this file, it only has two commands as below:
rm -f ../../reportToday/temp/*
rm -f ../../report/*
My problem is that when i execute this script, nothing happened. Files remained unremoved. I don't see any error message as it... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: cheongww
2. Windows & DOS: Issues & Discussions
Will someone help me find a solution to my computer systems which as windows 98 and Windows 2000 professional running on it. After shutting down the system the system will prompt system shutdown but it will not power off the system( the system as an ATX power system) . Therefore it is as... (1 Reply)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
CO UNixware 7.1.1
I have chopped my case statementt out of my .profile and put it in another script called setsid. The case statement works when run from my .profile but not from my setsid file.
All that the script does is set an environmental variable based on user input.... (7 Replies)
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4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi guys, I've been trying to unmount a floppy like this:
But then I get a "command not found" message."mount" works,but why not unmount? I've also tried "eject" but all it does is open up my cdrom drive and I tried "eject /mnt/floppy" but I get an error that says Invalid... (2 Replies)
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5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
As part of a NIS implementation, (I think) I want to create a group (in /etc/group) that has users that do not exist on the target machine.
What effect will this have? Will it cause any problems?
Gary Cooper (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Gary Cooper
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to run the following code from a script file but it complains that syntax of (both instances of) grep is wrong.
When I copy and paste it to the terminal, it is OK. Any idea what the problem might be?
set i = `grep -c #define flags.h`
my func (`cat... (4 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to run repquota -ag > /home/usersdir/repquota.txt as a daily cronjob at midnight, but the file always ends up blank.
I even tried writing a quick Perl script to e-mail me what running that command outputs, and it's nothing.
Can root run repquota as a cronjob? Do I have... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: b416
8. Windows & DOS: Issues & Discussions
My system is combined by Win98 and sco opensever.......but when Win98 is starting .my computer doesn't respond........what can i do? (1 Reply)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wonder how I shall read the result below, especially 'what'
The result was shown when I entered 'w'.
E.g what is TOP? What is gosh ( what does selmgr mean?)?
login@ idle JCPU PCPU what
6:15am 7:04 39 39 TOP
6:34am 6:45 45 45 TOP
6:41am ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Aelgen
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
for those who have read my earlier posts i have been trying for about a week and a half to get my internet connection working with no results...
my isp is ex-pressnet (in VA)...one-way cable internet service (dial-up for uploads, cable for downloads) using a com21 cable modem...this is extremly... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: justchillin