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11,988
Posted By gseyforth
Actually, the file is being moved to an NFS...
Actually, the file is being moved to an NFS mounted directory. Any ideas?
11,988
Posted By gseyforth
Silly question - how does the "mv" command work?
I know this may sound really elemental, but I'm trying to figure out if I'm correct.

I have a script that moves a file from a temp directory to (what I am calling) a pickup directory.

On...
1,487
Posted By gseyforth
Simutaneous scripts within a background task
Hi,

I have a script that polls a directory using inotifywait. This script is always running in the background. Within that script, I have 2 commands that need to run simultaneously. When those...
2,245
Posted By gseyforth
Thanks Ken! I've just installed and I'm...
Thanks Ken!

I've just installed and I'm trying it out their examples.

Thank you again!
G
2,245
Posted By gseyforth
Script that waits until a call is done
Hi all,

I have a script that checks for the existence of files in a directory. Problem is,
if a file suddenly appears, I need to move it to another directory and then
call another program that...
18,422
Posted By gseyforth
FTP check if file exists and log it
Hi,

I need to create a script that checks if a file exists on an offsite server
which only has ftp enabled. I was originally going to use perls Net::FTP
class but the client does not have perl...
Forum: SCO 04-21-2009
5,695
Posted By gseyforth
Lost root Password - OpenServer 6
Hi All,

It seems that someone in my organization had changed the root password
on a SCO Openserver 6 box.

Apparently, there are no emergency boot disks. I think they were never
created...
35,288
Posted By gseyforth
sftp: Could'nt get handle: permission denied
Hi all,

I tried to google this issue but I wound up having more questions; so I'm posting here. =)

I have a client who connects to my unix server via sftp to pick up a file nightly. Usually,...
3,686
Posted By gseyforth
That was it ... all installed and working! ...
That was it ... all installed and working!

Thank you!!
3,686
Posted By gseyforth
Sorry, I meant that "ld" is not in my system. I'm...
Sorry, I meant that "ld" is not in my system. I'm looking for a web download (tried SCO's ftp site) or if this command is on a skunkware utility CD.

Thanks
3,686
Posted By gseyforth
Where can I find 'ld' command
My system (SCO Unix 5.0.7) does not have the 'ld' command (link-editor).

Does anyone know where I can download or if this is a skunkware utility?

Thanks!
6,867
Posted By gseyforth
Map Drive From Windows To Apache Shared Drive?
Anyone know how I can map a windows drive to an apache shared drive?

In my httpd.conf file, I have:

Alias /merc_rpts/ "/u/merc_rpts/"

<Directory "/u/merc_rpts">
Options...
2,838
Posted By gseyforth
Have you started scripting anything? Honestly,...
Have you started scripting anything? Honestly, it sounds like you
may need to hire someone ... it sounds like you need quite a bit
of stuff there.

G
1,716
Posted By gseyforth
Wget Question ... Help!
I'm having a problem in retreiving a web page that I'm requires a user name * password and then I need to post some data.

I've used a screen scrapping program to figure out what data is required....
13,401
Posted By gseyforth
Works beautifully, thanks!
Works beautifully, thanks!
13,401
Posted By gseyforth
Help with SED and forward slash
Using the script: (Called replaceit)

#!/bin/ksh

String=$1
Replace=$2

sed -e "s/${orig}/${new}/g" oldfile.txt > newfile.txt

In oldfile.txt, I'm looking for: getenv("Work")
And change it...
22,893
Posted By gseyforth
At the top & bottom of your script you can place:...
At the top & bottom of your script you can place:

echo "Started " `date` >>/tmp/tempfile
// script
// script
// script
echo "Completed " `date` >>/tmp/tempfile

Georgio
6,700
Posted By gseyforth
This is silly but really neat!
This is silly but really neat!
3,353
Posted By gseyforth
Users logged in longer than machine uptime?
SCO 5.06

Anyone ever have an issue where:

uptime returns:

SCO:/# uptime
4:40pm up 4:50, 1 user, load average: 0.00, 0.00, 0.00

w returns:
SCO:/# w
User Tty Login@ Idle ...
2,159
Posted By gseyforth
I kinda thought that too, but I gave it a shot...
I kinda thought that too, but I gave it a shot ... :)

Thanks Perderabo ... that works beautifully.
4,414
Posted By gseyforth
Found out the reason behind this ... Sorry I...
Found out the reason behind this ... Sorry I didn't update.

It wound up that one of our "I only know Windows" guys had updated
/etc/hosts with new network IP's. However, he "accidently" took...
2,159
Posted By gseyforth
Variable for User Comment
SCO 5.06

Is there a variable that holds a user's comment?
In scoadmin -account, there's a comment field which we normally
populate with the user's name.

Or ... am I better off greping...
20,524
Posted By gseyforth
geez ... that was it! I knew it was something...
geez ... that was it! I knew it was something really simple.

Thanks Moshe!!
20,524
Posted By gseyforth
geez ... that was it! ... the shell in...
geez ... that was it! ... the shell in /etc/passwd was /bin/sh

Thanks Moshe! ... I knew it was something that simple!!
20,524
Posted By gseyforth
Thanks ... Looked at that ... perms are set...
Thanks ...

Looked at that ... perms are set correctly.
I tried calling the .kshrc from with .profile and still nothing.

I did place echos from with the .kshrc file; get the echo's but the...
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