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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have several hundred subdirectories which contain input files for a binary executable. I need to get into each of the subdirectories, run the executable and then move to the next one and repeat the process. What is the best way to do this?
Arbitrarily my file structures look like... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Gussifinknottle
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I need to figure out the minimum OS version needed to run some executable.
For the following OS: Linux, AIX, Solaris. For example how do I know the minimum OS version for /bin/ls ? "file" command does not give me much information. There are some tools that are helpful for understanding... (4 Replies)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to make a script that I can see if the file is executable. If it is executable then it needs to run. Otherwise, if it is not executable the file needs to be edited, and run agian.
I hope you understand what i mean. :)
Thanks for the netherlands (4 Replies)
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4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am using the xarchiver on a xfce environment. When compressing a directory using xarchiver which has both files and subdirectories, I encounter the following error:
Can't run the archiver executable:
Failed to execute child process "tar" (Argument list too long)
Does anyone know exactly what... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: figaro
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am pretty new to Unix and still in the learning curve :) I have a simple requirement for which I did not get an answer yet (Atleast I do not know how to keyword the search for my requirement!!!).
I have an executable script my.script1 in a folder /data/misc/scripts/dev, which when... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: bharath.gct
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I was wondering if anybody can help.
Is it possible to distinguish whether a script was launched from a shell (interactively) or was called from another script?
I basically need to do the following: if the script was run from the command line, I want to enable logging of the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Snakeye
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
its my first post and i would like to greet everyone
What i would like to do is select records 7 and 11 from each files in a folder then run an executable inside the script for the selected parameters.
The file format is something like this
7 100 200
7 100 250
7 100 300 ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Gtolis
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have an executable file that has a rather long and tedious process to complete. How would I launch the executable using the shell, and then exit the shell while leaving the executable to run in the background? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: pcwiz
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
as i said before i'm a beginner in shell programming and i have two questions:
how to run an executable file in shell scripts like for example let's say the file called "prog.exe", what's the shell command to run this file?
also how can i make the shell file an executable file (if it is... (5 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have installed the Darwin Calendar Server on my Mac and got it working.
To start the server I open a Finder window on my mac and click the UNIX executable called RUN.
In order to start the server automatically on bootup I used LINGON to add a startup Daemon to call "RUN -d". When I reboot... (6 Replies)
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