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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
My directory structure is as below.
dir1, dir2, dir3
I have the list of files to be deleted in the below path as below.
/staging/retain_for_2years/Cleanup/log $ ls -lrt
drwxr-xr-x 2 nobody nobody 256 Mar 01 16:15 01-MAR-2015_SPDBS2
drwxr-xr-x 2 root ... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: prasadn
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need a script to delete files older than 2 years or a year.
I have around hundreds of old files which needs to be deleted.
Could you please help. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sv0081493
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to FTP files to a Windows server through my Linux machine. I have setup the file transfer with no problems but am having problem deleting those files from the Linux box. My current non-working solution is below. Any ideas, anyone?? :wall: Please be gentle, I'm fairly new to this... (4 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello everyone. I am new to shell scripting and i am required to create a shell script, the purpose of which i will explain below.
I am on a solaris server btw.
Before delving into the requirements, i will give youse an overview of what is currently in place and its purpose.
... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: goddevil
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to delete files that are older than 60 days.... i need to execute the script in 7 differnt folders.... i can run the script in crontab to regularly check....
I am struck @ finding out how the file is 60 days old or not...
Can u please help me on this?
NithZ (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Nithz
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Whats the difference between executing a file such as test.sh as:
as apposed to
i've noticed that a simple while loop will not execute for the 2nd way of doing it, but will for the first. Also what do you guys all recom (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: linuxkid
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a local linux machine in which the files are dumped by a remote ubuntu server. If the process in remote server has any problem then empty files are created in local machine. Is there any way using perl script to check if the empty files are being created and delete them and then run a shell... (2 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have 1000 directories named: 0 - 999 which should contain 1000 files named 0 - 999. But some of these directories contain file whose names are greater than 999 and I need to delete those. I wrote the script below but that doesnt work. Any ideas?
for (( j = 0 ; j <... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: looza
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please help me out.
I have around 700 sql files to execute in a defined order, how can i do it from shell script (3 Replies)
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
i need a script to delete files that have core in their name ...it might be part of the file name or as a .core extension ...any file that has core as its extension....
i am only able to delete files which just have thier name as core
using this :
find $1 -type f -name "core"... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: vats