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In recently reading an article on linux basics before I embark and my personal installation project I came across this passage -
IDE drives have three types of partition: primary, logical, and extended. The partition table is located in the master boot record (MBR) of a disk. The MBR is the... (12 Replies)
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I recently started working with Solaris, and what I noticed is that a lot of commands I used to regularly use don't work, like sed -i and grep -r. I have found work arounds for these problems though but it's a pain in the ass.
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3. Red Hat
I have noticed some performance issues on my RHEL5 server but the memory and CPU utilization on the box is fine.
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4. UNIX and Linux Applications
I'm running a simulation (programmed in C) which makes calls to gnuplot periodically to plot data I have stored.
First I open a pipe to gnuplot and set it to multiplot:
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to pass a variable to perl script from bash script, where in perl i am using if condition. Here is the cmd what i am using in perl
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filename has... (10 Replies)
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6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to set my minimum password length to on Linux and AIX.
However, doing this normally would only make it so newly added users will be affected by this. I would like for when I make this change, it either truncates everyone elses password, or prompts them to change it to 8+ characters.... (2 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to use the csplit file on a file that contains records that have more than 2048 characters on a line. The resultant split file seems to ignore the rest of the line and I lose the data.
Is there any way that csplit can handle record lengths greater than 2048?
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Hi every body,
On AIX 4.3.3 what is the maximum file size that can be used with sort command? (0 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
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What characters can't be used with a mkdir? Any limits on length of name?
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