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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a script that runs a process at the beginning and I want to sleep/wait until this process is finished and then continue with the rest of the script. I am trying with this, but it is not working:
process=`ps -ef | grep "proc_p01 -c" | grep -v grep | wc -l`
if ; do
done... (7 Replies)
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2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hey i created a SFTP function to FTP the file from unix to Linux.
I need to FTP the 48 files from unix to linux.
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
This is a very crude attempt in Bash at something that I needed but didn't seem to find in the 'sleep' command. However, I would like to be able to do it without the need for the temp file. Please go easy on me if this is already possible in some other way:
How many times have you used the... (5 Replies)
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Does anyone know a way to sleep less than 1 second?
Sometimes when I write scripts that iterates a loop many times it would be
nice to slow things down, but sometimes 1 second is too much. (9 Replies)
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5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Dear All ,
I installed new Linux Red Hat 9 system and it is working fine .
but while i keep it for certain time ideal ( i mean ndo not wrok on system itself ) it goes to mode like sleep mode ,,, but while it is in sleep mode i can not ping it or telnet !!
i discovered it while i was telnet... (8 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
If I want a script to sleep for less than a second, would I use a decimal? In other words, if I wanted my script to sleep for 1/4 of a second, would I say, SLEEP .25 ?? (5 Replies)
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what is the purpose of the sleep command? (5 Replies)
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