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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to use my Desktop for saving files of my codes. Looking for Desktop in my OS (C : ) and couldn't find it anywhere. Is it possible to navigate to your desktop? If so how?
By the way, I am using Cygwin. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: DyslexicChciken
i have a user 'bart' which does not belong to apps group (as shown below) and i want him to be able to navigate to TEST directory.. i gave him read access but he cannot get through. when i added execute permission he was able to navigate to TEST
drwxr-xr-- 3 draco apps 4096 Apr... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: chipahoys
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, I am fairly new to unix, and am trying to copy all files with the name "*.cons" within a directory (and all of the many directories within it) to a new directory called "output". There are multiple nested directories, and I would like to just pull out the files with ".cons" and not the other... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: euspilapteryx
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a requiremnet where i need to apply logic on directories and sub-direcotories.
subfolders in both base and base1 are same : es, ig, os
Now i have used the follwoing lines in my code and these are... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sussane
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
can you tell me if i have opened no of files using vi editior then how can i navigate previous files one by one.
Suppose i have opened five files using vi editor as below
vi file1 file2 file3 file4 file5
and nom i am in the last file file5 then if i want to go to previous file file 4 and... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: ajayshukla
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can someone help me figure out how to view directory content while I navigate directories (without having to go to the actual directory and "ls-ing" it)? Is there some keyboard shortcut for this? For instance, it would be useful if I could see the content of a directory when I'm copying... (2 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to install some applications, on my linux OS and all the instructions are tell me that ill have to navigate to the directories and type the link that they provide, but i try typing 'dir' which shows me the directories but to access a particular one i can't remember how??? can anyone... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kprescod4158
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How do I navigate to the level ABOVE the home directory?
I have the following structure on my drive, bearing in my I'm using a cygwin port on Windows.
C:\cygwin\home (the home directory)
C:\cygwin\home\H (my user directory)
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Discussion started by: patwa
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I just want to exit my script in a new directory from a bash shell. Problem is that the script internally changes to the directory I want to move to, however when exits is still in the original directory. Does that make sense?
ie usage: goto null
changing from /usr/bin/xtra/test/test3/
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Discussion started by: Shakey21