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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need a script file for backup (zip or tar or gz) of old log files in our unix server (causing the space problem). Could you please help me to create the zip or gz files for each log files in current directory and sub-directories also?
I found one command which is to create gz file for the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mallikgm
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I need to find out list of files which are older than specific date. I am using 'find, and newer' commands but its not giving the correct result.
Can you please help to findout the list of files.
thanks (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Satyak
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a script which finds files in a directory that are older than 30 days and remove them.
The problem is that these files are too many and when i run this command:
find * -mtime +30 | xargs rm
I run this command inside the directory and it returns the error:
/usr/bin/find:... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: omonoiatis9
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need to delete all files, in a folder, older than 2010 that is 2009, 2008 ,.. files...
Can anyone suggest the command for that,...
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humm,.. ok right now I am using the following:... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mack1982
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need a script to find files older than 8 hours...
I know i can use mmin but the same is not working...the same only support mtime...
This is the script i created..but the same is only giving 1 hour old..as I have given dt_H as 1 only...but if i give 8..it can go in -(negative)..how to get the... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: cotton
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi all. Here's my situation:
I have performance reports that run every 30 minutes saved in the format:
(Obviously run at Nov 25 10 AM, 10:30 AM, 11 AM and so on...)
I would... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jamie_collins
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm Eddy from Belgium and I've the following problem.
I try to write a ksh script in AIX to tar, compress and remove the original *.wav files from the directory belgacom_sf_messages older than two days with the following commands.
The problem is that I do not find a good combination... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: edr
I need help in finding files older than x days and creating a single consolidated tar file combining them. Can anyone please provide me a script?
Dawn (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Dawn Bosch
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to find files that have the ending of .out and that are older than 20 days. However, I cannot use find as I do not want to search in the directories that are underneath the directory that I am searching in.
How can this be done?? Find returns files that I do not want. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: halo98
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to tar a number of files held in a specific folder. I am only interested in archiving files older than 30 days. Having read through the man entries and all available documentation I thought I'd cracked the coomand with
tar -c -z -v -N 15/04/2004 -f /wfch.tar *
This... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: wfch