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1. Answers to Frequently Asked Questions
I m working on shell scripting and I m stuck where in my .txt file there is column as expiry date and I need to compare that date with system date and need to remove all the rows where expiry date is less than system date and create a new .txt with update. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Stuti
2. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Can someone help me with the code wherein there is a file f1.txt with different column and 34 column have expiry date and I need to get that and compare with system date and if expiry date is <system date remove those rows and other rows should be moved to new file f2.txt .
I don't want to delete... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Stuti
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
i try to set linux date & time in specific format but it keep giving me error
date "+%d-%m-%C%y %H:%M:%S" -d "19-01-2017 00:05:01"
date +"%d-%m-%C%y %H:%M:%S" -d "19-01-2017 00:05:01"
keep giving me this error :
date: invalid date ‘19-01-2017 00:05:01'
Please use CODE tags... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: umen
I am trying to reset the date and time since the change in time over the weekend. I cannot issue the command date -t 201703131330.
The system gives me an error invalid option.
This happens on my SCO OpenServer 5.0.7 and 5.0.6. Do anyone have an idea why? I even tried using... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: trolley
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi! I am trying to read a file and every line has a specific date as one of its fields.
I want to take that date and compare it to the date today plus 6 days.
while read line
date=substr($line, $datepos, 8) #date is expected to be YYYYMMDD
if ; then
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kokoro
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Anyone who knows how to compare the current date with the a file containing a date, say for example I have a file that looks like this:
Command was launched from partition 0.
Executing command in server server6
Fri Dec 16... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: rymnd_12345
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am hoping someone can help me with the required code/script to make this work. I have the following file with records starting at line 4:
NETW~US60~000000000013220694~002~~IT~USD~2.24~20110201~99991231~01~01~20101104~... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: chumsky
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Anybody knows how to get what date was 28 days ago of the current system date through UNIX script.
Ex : - If today is 28th Mar 2010 then I have to delete the files which arrived on 1st Mar 2010, (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: kandi.reddy
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am currently running the following Korn shell script which works fine:
count=`db2 -x "select count(*) from schema.tablename"`
I would like to add a "where" clause to the 2nd line that would allow me to get a record count of all the records from schema.tablename... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: sasaliasim
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I need to syncronize a Solaris client with a QNX Server, modifying the client date, I need any alternative to set the sistem date (client Solaris) but i can't use commands date -a XXX (XXX are the time in seconds) and can't use rdate and ntp.
How can I do It? :confused: (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ulisses0205