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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to use a bash script for a psych experiment that involves listening to sound files and responding. If I have something like the code below, how can I make sure that a key press is assigned to RESPONSE only after the second echo statement?
for i in 1 2 3; do
... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: darwin_886
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
In bash, you can do something like this:
echo -n "What is your name? " > /dev/tty
read thename < /dev/tty
How can I do the same in python?
I have a python script that has the following content:
import... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: SkySmart
3. Red Hat
Why does removing "rhgb quiet" from the kernel boot parameters control whether or not the commands I enter are displayed in single user mode ?
For instance, if I do not remove "rhgb quiet", when I am in single user mode, whatever command I type will not be displayed on the screen.
The... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Hijanoqu
I have a general difficulty in understanding how to control single elements within a string. An example,
XYZ1234 ABCD5678 My expected output is :
ABCD1234 XYZ5678 (swapping subset of string elements of choice)
XYZ37 ACBD1214 (making calculations... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: pawannoel
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
There is an application which can be launched once on our box and there are several suspected users telnet into the system with the same login ID.
Is there a way that i can find out from which tty the application is launched? If so, i can get the user name from the "finger"... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sleepy_11
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Any one know the below means :
ps: no controlling terminal
I had run a script in background :
nohup ./benchmark.sh &
and shutdown my windows system from where i connected through SSH
I am using bash:
The above script perfoms various tasks of Benchmarking Repositories
Today the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sriram003
7. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
I'm using xterm and aixterm with Mwm on AIX, and having trouble controlling icon placement when minimising windows. Basically when I run an xterm or aixterm I want to be able to specify where the icon will be if minimised.
The man page mentions the "#geometry Geometry" option to aixterm,... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cunningdavid
8. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
Can anyone please tell me how I can control the I/O on my hardware devices in Suse Linux 8.1.
I find that everytime I am reading a CD, or copying from a CD, I am unable to listen to music of watch a movie.
Maybe this is intended to be like so, for the current high street technolgy... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bionicfysh
What is controlling terminal in the case of daemon process? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Madhu Babu
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I support an app that outputs alert and audit messages to one log file (vendor says they can't be separated). The script that I have written takes a copy (mv cmd) of the file to do the separation and reformatting. I have a problem that I loose records (messages are being written constantly, upto 3+... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: nhatch