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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I am trying to find out whether there are any Unix utilities that compares folders, files and contents within the file and provides a comprehensive report. The comparison can be against base version of a folder and file with content. Can you please let me know of such a utility?
Thanks,... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sripathi_ks
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
When this command is issued from a directory other than where the file is located it works fine:
find /db2/D01/log_archive/ -name "S0002166.LOG" -type f
When I change -name to -newer, it doesn't work. Find only searches the current... (5 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
We had an arrant rsync run and started copying over new files from one system to another.
Although this is what we will want to do at some point, for now, we want to maintain the system as it was a few days ago.
I am looking for a script that will find files that are newer than x days.
... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Leyva62
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can someone please help me handling the below situation.
I have files in multiple directories as below.
where some of... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: pasupuleti81
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a text file, foo.txt, it looks something like below. In the file there is a line that gives the date in the form of: Mon Jun 15 11:09:31 2008. I need to find which date is the newest and then store certain details of that list data to another file. So, in this sample text file, I... (6 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am writing a script that looks in a reports directory, copies a specified script to a working folder, copies some data files into the working folder, runs the report, zips the new files, then uploads them.
Right now to determine what files to zip (as I don't know how many report files there... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: droppedonjapan
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am running SUSE/8 and SUSE/9 on a high end server (4 CPU, 8G RAM etc)
I have a huge directory structure with over 4million files in it. I have find the files that are modified (created, modified, renamed etc etc) in the last 10 minutes periodically.
I have tried "find -cmin -10" and "find... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: xxxyyyy
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I downloaded a XML parser lib from blastwave.org...
Its the "libxml2",but i am having trouble initializing it(or so it feels)...I kind of need it badly as the OSE version of the virtualbox 1.6.2 will not install unless i have one
The version was 2.6.3...
The min requirement from... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: wrapster
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to find if a file called test.log is older than 10 min.
So i wrote :
touch -t `perl -e 'use POSIX qw(strftime); printf("%s\n",strftime("%m%d%H%M",localtime(time-3600*0.17)));'`... (3 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is there a way to use the find command to locate files newer than a specific date?
--Alex (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: vertigo23