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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a way via some bash script or just cmd to find duplicate directories?
i have main folders:
In folder TEST1 is some amount of same folders as in folder TEST2
can be this done? i tried fdupe but it only search for dupe files not whle dirs
thx! (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: ZerO13
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have files like below, In files coming as spaces. Before transfering those files into ftp server. I want to remove the spaces and then can transfer the files into unix server.
e.g: filenames are
1) SHmail _profile001_20120908.txt
2) SHmail_profile001 _20120908.txt
3) sh... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kirankumar
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have noticed that the same folder (and contents) lives in
/u/public and /usr/public
Question was this put here intentionally or by accident?
Its 31Gb in size and on a 72Gb HDD that leaves little room for apps.
It is a nework shared drive for all to access e.g. p: points to... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: moondogi
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Do any kind souls encounter have the same script as mentioned here.
Find and compare filenames in different mount point and remove duplicates.
Thanks a million!!!
wanna13e (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: wanna13e
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
below is the script to rename filenames ending with .pdf extension.
I want the script to enter directories and search for all pdf and then if it is in the format file_amb_2008.pdf , then change it to 2008_amb_file.pdf, and this script should work only for .pdf files.
help required to make the... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: deaddevil
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a large list of filenames from an Excel sheet, which I then translate into a simple text file. I'd like to use this list, which contains various file extensions , to archive these files and then remove them recursively through multiple directories and subdirectories. So far, it looks like... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: fxvisions
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have file which users like
filename ->"readfile", following entries
and i have directory /var/
i want to do first cat of "readfile" line by line and first read peter in variable and also cross check with /var/ how many directories are avaialble... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: learnbash
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a problem where tar is somehow creating duplicate filenames when tarring a directory. Doing an ls on the directory does not show any duplicate filenames, yet when the directory is tarred, you can see that there are duplicates:
bash-2.03# ls -1 | sort |... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: dangral
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to put together a shell script that will append specific prefixes based on the content of filenames. I think I have this part down. However, I want to append before that part a process that will remove the current prefix before it renames the files with the new prefix.
For example,... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: HLee1981
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have thousands of sub-directories, and hundreds of thousands of files in them. What is the fast way to find out which files are older than a certain date? Is the "find" command the fastest? Or is there some other way?
Right now I have a C script that traverses through and checks... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: sreedharange