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Posted By joeyg
Seems illogical to me. When working on...
Seems illogical to me.

When working on complex programming, I often take the backup even more seriously. I sequentially number versions to help me go back and find prior logic.
cp GreatScript...
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Posted By joeyg
Whichever shell the client's computers have...
Whichever shell the client's computers have loaded, and they need me to code with or assist/edit existing coding.
In a way, the same way my favorite programming language has changed through the...
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Posted By joeyg
When you address RudiC, and your approach to...
When you address RudiC, and your approach to this, you should also include a reason for the request.
Your request does not seem to have any logical reason, and thus gives the impression that it is...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 02-27-2019
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Posted By joeyg
Great job, for the Board and for helping so many...
Great job, for the Board and for helping so many people.
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Posted By joeyg
Please provide information on your attempts to...
Please provide information on your attempts to resolve.

Until so, we will refrain from sharing any guidance.

The purpose of this Board is the assist users in solving their problems. We are not...
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Posted By joeyg
Then you want something closer to: for i in...
Then you want something closer to:

for i in $birdname
do
if [[ "$REPLY" = "$i" ]]
then
Found = Found + 1
else
NotFound = NotFound +1
...
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Posted By joeyg
Your 'for' is going to create three data passes -...
Your 'for' is going to create three data passes - one for each element in birdname.
Thus, correct in giving three results.
What were you hoping for, or expecting?
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 02-07-2019
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Posted By joeyg
With regards to the Google search question.......
With regards to the Google search question.... Even with Google, many find that it is easier to do their search for answers within the site, and thus avoid q&a that may not be relevant.
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 01-29-2019
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Posted By joeyg
Ask a real question. Think about some point where...
Ask a real question. Think about some point where you got stuck, and ask the person what he/she would do if you came to them with the problem.
You will learn about their approach to...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 01-29-2019
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Posted By joeyg
New button with text seems to be simple enough -...
New button with text seems to be simple enough - and users should no longer wonder what to click to ask their question. Nice job.
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Posted By joeyg
I think in sqlplus there is a colsep setting. ...
I think in sqlplus there is a colsep setting.
set colsep |
to set to a | pipe character

you can then do a manual export into Excel, specifying the | as delimiter or
edit(replace) the , to ; and...
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Posted By joeyg
You probably want to see/verify your current...
You probably want to see/verify your current terminal configuration.
echo $TERM
will display this

Now, I am not sure whether that error message is telling you that you ARE using VT100, or that...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 01-16-2019
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Posted By joeyg
I did a little testing of various scenarios, and...
I did a little testing of various scenarios, and perhaps no easy way around the 'captcha', but if I pick a username already in use (but do not know this) and go through all the steps including the...
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Posted By joeyg
Or, think of the PATH as your favorites. An...
Or, think of the PATH as your favorites. An ordered list of places to look for programs.
In your example, there were five BIN directories to search for any referenced programs.
And the BIN...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 09-11-2018
580
Posted By joeyg
Appreciate all the work you do and have done. And...
Appreciate all the work you do and have done. And hope you have not misinterpreted any of my comments/questions "how do I do this now" or "where is that link now"?
Neither has been intended to take...
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 08-13-2018
354
Posted By joeyg
## look to celebrate while IFS=air pour...
## look to celebrate
while IFS=air pour champagne
do
drink from glass
done < full-bottle
Forum: War Stories 03-07-2018
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Posted By joeyg
Or, moral of the story, make sure buttons have...
Or, moral of the story, make sure buttons have the cover in place to prevent accidental bumping.
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Posted By joeyg
Conceptual...
OK, then you have 3 programs running that create output.
Would seem that you would want to create one watcher program, perhaps run at regular interval via a cron job.
The watcher program would look...
633
Posted By joeyg
Please provide information on your attempts to...
Please provide information on your attempts to resolve.

Until so, we will refrain from sharing any guidance.

The purpose of this Board is the assist users in solving their problems. We are not...
444
Posted By joeyg
Why are you putting a condition on the requested...
Why are you putting a condition on the requested solution?
Whenever I see a conditional rule, I assume the request is homework.
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Posted By joeyg
Since you are creating the file, why not use a...
Since you are creating the file, why not use a different delimiter than the comma? Semi-colon, pipe, tilde are all delimiters I have used to separate fields. Then just alter the other program to know...
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Posted By joeyg
Please provide information on your attempts to...
Please provide information on your attempts to resolve.

Until so, we will refrain from sharing any guidance.

The purpose of this Board is the assist users in solving their problems. We are not...
1,264
Posted By joeyg
What have you tried? Also, due to the vague...
What have you tried?

Also, due to the vague nature of this request, it appears that this may be homework/classwork. If it is, there are specific rules relative to schoolwork.
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Posted By joeyg
If I understand what is happening, the process...
If I understand what is happening, the process that builds the server.log file closes the file at 23:59. It then renames the file and open a new server.log file.

I know you tried to wait a few...
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Posted By joeyg
What happens if you do not SED the file? And...
What happens if you do not SED the file? And email it.
Can you open it then?

By the way, xls files can be funny. I often work with csv files which are easier to manipulate and without fear of...
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