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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Got a thousand servers. I created a script to say hello on every server. But is there a script or whatever that will issue a yes on every key checking.
for i in `cat myserverlist`
The authenticity of host 'server1 (126.96.36.199)' can't be... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: invinzin21
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
the below code will search attr string inside makefile under the modelno on given path.
echo "Enter model no for searching string inside makefile"
#find /pools/home_unix/sapte/work/models/model/$inputs2 -name "makefile" | xargs grep "attr" \;
#;;I am getting below error.... (7 Replies)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have line in input file as below:
My expected output for line in the file must be :
Can someone... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: shis100
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
This is the script:
if ; then rm -rf /usr/share/WallpaperChanger; fi
if ; then rm -rf /usr/bin/wallch; fi;
if ; then rm -rf /usr/share/applications/wallch.desktop; fi
if ; then rm -rf /usr/share/doc/wallch; fi
if ; then rm -rf /usr/share/man/man1/wallch.1.gz; fi
echo "Delete... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: hakermania
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Sorry, for my not so perfect english!
I want to stop bash shell script execution until any key is pressed.
This line in a bash shell script
read -n1 -r -p "Press any key to continue..." key
produces this error
When I run this from the command line
usera@lynx:~$ read... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: linuxinho
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am using the below code to grep particular word from file and then emailing it through mail command. the problem is this that when i run the script so it stops and ask me for the mail body then it asks for cc: and then runs.
I dont want to give body and cc: address, i just want... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: wakhan
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can anyone suggest a Unix command or c-shell algorithm to simulate to behavior of "wall" command minus the "all users"? What I'm trying to do is to send a notice to just one particular user but i dont want other remotely-logged-on users to receive the message (on the pseudo-terminals). I... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Deanne
WRITE(1) User Commands WRITE(1)
write - send a message to another user
write user [ttyname]
Write allows you to communicate with other users, by copying lines from your terminal to theirs.
When you run the write command, the user you are writing to gets a message of the form:
Message from yourname@yourhost on yourtty at hh:mm ...
Any further lines you enter will be copied to the specified user's terminal. If the other user wants to reply, they must run write as
When you are done, type an end-of-file or interrupt character. The other user will see the message EOF indicating that the conversation is
You can prevent people (other than the super-user) from writing to you with the mesg(1) command. Some commands, for example nroff(1) and
pr(1), may disallow writing automatically, so that your output isn't overwritten.
If the user you want to write to is logged in on more than one terminal, you can specify which terminal to write to by specifying the ter-
minal name as the second operand to the write command. Alternatively, you can let write select one of the terminals - it will pick the one
with the shortest idle time. This is so that if the user is logged in at work and also dialed up from home, the message will go to the
The traditional protocol for writing to someone is that the string `-o', either at the end of a line or on a line by itself, means that
it's the other person's turn to talk. The string `oo' means that the person believes the conversation to be over.
mesg(1), talk(1), who(1)
A write command appeared in Version 6 AT&T UNIX.
The write command is part of the util-linux package and is available from ftp://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/utils/util-linux/.
util-linux March 1995 WRITE(1)