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1. Red Hat
our requirement is that we need to create a touch file on 2 4 and 7 th working day of the each month ...
If the days falls on saturday/sunday, the touch file should be created on next working day.
We are currently on Red hat 6.5 (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: tradingspecial
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have noticed that the following command works
However this one does not
How can I create such a file without making it think I supplied a path? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kristinu
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to create a trigger file named "start" at 4 pm daily . Once this file is created , another process would be initiated. How do i do it using touch command in unix ?
My script that should have touch command shall be present in a dir /app/user/script while the trigger file should be... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: samrat dutta
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
the stat command is used against a file to ascertain date created and last modification time. However a different individual if they so chose could use the touch command to alter the date created or modification time.
Is there anyway to protect against this ?
Steve (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sevans29
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Need advice from expect, below is my scripts to find the file not use and touch in storage and other directory.
This scripts divide by:
1. 30 days
2. 90 days
3. 180 days
4. 1 years
5. 3 years
6. 5 years
Then count total size in GB from 6 each category.
Sample my... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: sheikh76
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am interested in creating a new file from a KSH script where the first line is printed. I know how to create the file, but creating with a pre-defined first line is what I need help with.
My code below creates the file, but how do I accomplish that and do it so that when I open that txt file... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: royarellano
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a folder with many subdirectories and i need to set the modified date to today for everything in it. Please help, thanks!
I tried something i found online, find . -print0 | xargs -r0 touch
but I got the error: xargs: illegal option -- r (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: glev2005
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I know how to touch like this
touch -t 199908031046 /tmp/file1
But I want to create a cron job for touch a file which 30 min ago in Solaris which haven't -mmin
Can I use like this ? touch -t `date +%s` - 30 /tmp/file1
Because I want to file the file which older than 30min.
Thanks, (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: kennylcn
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can any one tell me how to empty the contents of a file in unix without using the following sequence : rm <file> ; touch <file>
is there any command in unix??
is it possible through shell scripting? If so, how?
-krishna (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: kris_kris
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
what is this command touch -c filename using for?
I find if execute and filename is existed, it update the date to now.
If the filename is not exeisted, it don't create the file..
so what is this command using for?
Thank a lot! (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: zp523444