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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
How can i check in shell script if the file is coming from same directory as previous file. (3 Replies)
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2. Homework & Coursework Questions
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1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data:
1.pls tell me the command for checking whether a given directory is empty or not .
2. can i check what is the... (1 Reply)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to know how you would go about checking if something is either a file or a directory. mostly for argument validation stuff.
I know -d is to see if its a directory but im guessing -f is for files?? (1 Reply)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi trying to read directory name and compare if exist or not,haw can I do that
echo -n "Enter: "
find . -name "$var" -type f (8 Replies)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a requirement to check all the files in a directory and mail non empty files
Files are in csv format , i need to skip header while checking
Thanks (12 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have the list of users in user.log, under each user folder there is sub1 folder is there. i want to check whether sub1 is empty or not, if it is empty i have to skip that user user folder and iterate next user folders. i have the sample code,its not giving not proper results.
while read line... (8 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
what is the command to in unix shell to find whether a particular direcory is existing or not ?
example: i am now in ~/scripts directory and want to find if a direcory called 'log' exists or not from a shell scripts.
can somebody please help.
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
how say I have directory how can I get the directory size in mega and if it less then 1 mega so byts
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to prompt for a response from a user to enter a path
read dest_dir?"Please Enter Directory :"
How do I do this until a valid directory is entered by the user. I can use
to check the existence of the directory. However when I try the following I cannot get it to work.
while ... (2 Replies)
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there some command I can use to check to see if there is 2 Gig of space available in a directory before I created a 2 Gig file? (3 Replies)
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