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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Been trying to understand the code in tetris game (in the sticky threads) & i know i have a alot reading /practice to do. it's using advanced methods with arrays and arithmetic and would much appreciate if some one can guide me to good books that's not outdated that would help me take... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: xcod3r
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have drill to do and I'll very appreciate your help:
Please create a simple CSV file as follow (3 columns and 4 rows):
- Please refer to the comma between the quotation marks as a parameter and not as a separator.
- Please provide... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: elior
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Am still learning Scripting and I come across a build command that I don't really understand
if /local/bin/wsname 2>/dev/null; then
if ; then
can some one in light me to what... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Wpgn
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can any one please tell me where the error in below script. Output is not as per my requirement. if condition not comparing the result of record count of a file with 1. where is the pbm in my script? Appreciate your help..
#Summary- To move the file to direcotries if... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: shivadanam
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Im new to Shell scripting. I have a shell script which basically sends an email when called thorugh my ETL tool. Wanted to understand the its functionality in detail. Would be great it any one can explain what exactly the commands to
# Dummy UUCP rmail command for... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: r_t_1601
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
i am just getting in to bash scripting, so don't be too harsh...
i've created this little backup script, and it's just awfull... ugly, doesn't work like I want it to, the works. anyways, i was hoping some of you might help me improve it and learn a little in the process.
what i... (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: jmd9qs
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
please help me in understanding this code.
echo "************* starting job on `date +\"%d/%m/%Y at %T\"` **************"
export... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: gokulj
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have written a script that will email a generic user when a device is "offline". I would like to enhance this by having the script lookup a contact's email and automatically add it to the MAIL_LIST. I am trying to lookup and return data based on a field common in two files
File 1 ... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: irishluck66
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Seems simple but I am having difficulty with this one: I am trying to write a single command line argument (which will be a path) - the program should print out the owner of the path.
I can not get anything I write to run.
Please help. (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Kymmers7
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm relatively new at this scripting game, just need to learn some basic stuff for data handling.
My current need is to write a script that loops through a textfile of filenames, and for each file removes the first line and re-writes that file to a new name.
In fact I could do with knowing... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mattyjim2