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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
How to get a file 'zlib.h' in an entire directory with an excluded directory specified lives under that starting directory by using find command, as it failed on:
$ find . -name 'zlib.h' -a -ipath 'CHROME.TMP' -prune -o -print
it'll just list entirely up (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: abdulbadii
is it possible to make a Tar of completely directory and placing the tar file in it (will this cause even the tar file to tarred ?)
/opt/freeware/bin/tar -cvf - /oracle | gzip > /oracle/backup.tgz
will the tar file backup.tgz also include backup.tgz ?
i tried... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: filosophizer
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am looking to write a script that will read the php.ini files on my web host. If the two lines do exist do nothing. If not append two lines to the end of it then move on to the next directory and open the next php.ini file.
I have the beginning of one that was given to me on another web site but... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Larrykh465
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I`m a complete newbie to coding, please help with this problem.
I have multiple files in a directory, I have to loop through the contents of each file and extract number of unique isoforms in that file. Each file is tab delimited and only the line with the first parent (column 3)... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ritakadm
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to confirm my file.tar is been tar-ed correctly before I remove them. But I have very limited disc space to untar it.
Can I just do the listing instead of actual extract it? Can I say confirm folder integrity if the listing is sucessful without problem?
tar tvf file1.tar
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: vivien_chu
I am trying to restore a specific directory and all sub-directories therein using a rootvg tape. I am using the following command to make the backup:
mksysb -m -i -v /dev/rmt0
However, I am getting the following result:
rmt0 Available 04-08-00-0,0 LVD SCSI 4mm Tape Drive... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: herot
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I want to backup all the directory tress, including hidden directories, without copying any files.
find . -type d gives the perfect list.
When I tried tar, it won't work for me because it tars all the files.
find . -type d | xargs tar -cvf a.tar
So i tried rsync.
On my own test box, the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: fld2007
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I m new to unix and trying to use tar command with -C option -
tar -cf /tmp/Test_shell/ZipTestFolder/archive10.tar -C /tmp/Test_shell/ZipTestFolder/ .
It creates one more folder no_name inside the tar file. any suggestions how to remove it. I m using aix 5.3 (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: abhishek1.618
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
if I have a tarfile called pmapdata.tar that contains
tar -tvf pmapdata.tar
-rw-r--r-- 0/0 21 Oct 15 11:00 2009 /var/tmp/pmapdata/pmap4628.txt
-rw-r--r-- 0/0 21 Oct 14 20:00 2009 /var/tmp/pmapdata/pmap23752.txt
-rw-r--r-- 0/0 1625 Oct 13 20:00 2009... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: borderblaster
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
my first question is how to zip the entire directory contents.
second question is can we unzip the same file through windows environment.
please help i need to complete it by EOD (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: bbc17484