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2,736
Posted By joeyg
Is there something in the file
Just a first question, but do you know if your file from the first command actually contains anything?
You are appending to my_attachment, but that would be a first thing to look at.

As a 2nd...
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Posted By joeyg
What have you tried to accomplish each of these...
What have you tried to accomplish each of these tasks?
1) count # rows
2) determine job start time
3) determine job end time
4) insert into some kind of data table
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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
What are you trying to do here? egrep -i...
What are you trying to do here?
egrep -i '*.csvg|*.txt'|

Assuming your cut/paste was fine, unsure the rationale of the 'g' in 'csvg'
And you are doing the egrep to find either of those...
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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...
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Posted By joeyg
Couldn't you take your output, grep for the word...
Couldn't you take your output, grep for the word 'closed' and then get the top line head -1
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Posted By joeyg
You may want to try to explain that again. I...
You may want to try to explain that again.
I know that I do not see how you get from that example of 3 lines to 2 lines.
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...
620
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?
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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...
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? 01-31-2019
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Posted By joeyg
I also remember some indicator for the existence...
I also remember some indicator for the existence of PM's. But, I have been on the site for so long, do not remember when it may have ended.
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 01-29-2019
3,378
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
4,253
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
PATH is something that tells the computer where...
PATH is something that tells the computer where to look for programs, and in what order to search for the programs.
By programs, I am referring to many of the commands you use in unix - cp, rm,...
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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...
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Posted By joeyg
That [cipher@test]# is your prompt. Not sure...
That [cipher@test]# is your prompt.

Not sure what you mean - are you trying to change your prompt or force a <CR><LF> after your output?
Instead of "\t" you could try "\n"
Forum: What is on Your Mind? 09-11-2018
586
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
358
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
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