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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can someone please explain when input redirection is necessary?
For example, "cat filename" and "cat< filename" produce the same result. I was told that if I need to bunzip a file that I should type "bunzip2<filename.bz2." However, if I omit the "<" I still get the same result. Can someone... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: PTcharger
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm new to Unix (working with OS X 10.8.5) and therefore at the beginning of my adventure. If I ask something stupid, then this is not intentional, but simple nescience. :rolleyes:
I have a problem with the redirection of text file content to echo. I was experimenting with redirection... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: pseudo
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have script in that , i uninstall rpm using rpm -ef $rc1
now my query is rpm -ef is asking user input DO YOU Want To continue (YES/NO) for each uninstalltion.
now i want to supply YES variable when it asks for above statement .
so that i dont have to give user input from... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: raghavendra.nsn
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
hi 2 all
whatever in a file that line have to come in console screen .. when i execte that script ...
>date ---->that line hav to come here
> ls ----> that line hav to come here
please anyone help me ! (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ponmuthu
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
my C application under unix runs in redirecting stdin to a file.
Example:$appli1 <file1. This application waits often on a scanf().
But I would temporarely reassign stdin at the keyboard for waiting a user's answer. So I thought to add system("appli2"); in the code of appli1. In its... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: cypleen
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Mon application en C sous linux tourne en redirigeant stdin vers un fichier.
Exemple; $appli1 <file1.
PB: Je voudrais temporairement redonner la main au user sur le clavier.
Alors je pensais ajouter system("appli2"); dans appli1.
Dans son main() , appli2() fait seulement un... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cypleen
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Being new to this area .I have been assigned a task which i am unable to do . Can any one please help me .
Hi I have requirement where i have input file XYZ_111_999_YYYYMMDD_1.TXT and with header and series of Numbers and Footer.
I want to create a mutiple output files with each file having a... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: bhargavkr
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Please help me out on this one.
I want to send the output of a file as input for changing the date using date command.
Example, i have a file date.txt whose contents are 081014462009
I need to use the date in that file as input for date command.
I tried cat date.txt | date ; but it... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: foxtron
I'm doing a security sweep of a Sun Sol 5.8 system. The file: /dev/console, which links to /devices/pseudo/cn@0:console, has the following perms: crw--w--w- I would like to get rid of the world write permissions. I can change the file permissions, but as soon as log back in, they are changed... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ErnieG
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to create a password change utility for a database. I need to gather at the command line the username, password and database sid. I have the program currently doing this. What I would like to do is not have the new password appear on the screen when I do my read command.... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: whited05