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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have scheduled a crontab job in AIX 6.1 OS to run twice in an hour which runs for the whole day to process a load.
The load which crontab kicks off needs files to arrive at a particular directory and if the files arrive, I process them.
It so happens that for the 24 times the crontab... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: gaugeta
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
My company has a client that has mostly windows machines but has 1 Unix machine(still trying to find out what version..Solaris, AIX, etc) and they want me to do a full backup of this Unix machine and store it on one of their windows servers.
Is there a not too difficult way of doing this?
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Discussion started by: seanbl
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to create a service to always run and monitor a script that has a tendency to hang, we could not find what is causing it to hang so are in the process of completely reprogramming just about everything, however, that will take upto 6 months.
So I need to create this to monitor the... (5 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I hope this is the right forum to post this.
I have a directory where files will be dumped at any time of the day and I want to run scripts as soon as new files come into the directory.
How can I write a daemon that detects when new files have been uploaded to the directory?
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Discussion started by: regie101
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a directory where sometimes a file will come (in a name format say file001.txt).
I want to run a job (.ksh file) as soon as a new file comes into the directory.
How can I write a shell script which will run in the background and monitor arrival of new file in the directory?
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Discussion started by: sbasak
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Would you run the ‘identd' daemon on UNIX servers? can you please Explain.
thanks in advance! (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: xoxouu
how to convert a c program into a Daemon.
thanks in advance
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
How in the world do you create a daemon and get it to start with a startup script? could someone tell me in detail im going nuts...thanks (1 Reply)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a UNIX daemon process that's been started by a parent process, an application server.
The behavior of this daemon process is to inherit and use the app
server's file descriptors (ports/sockets).
When I shutdown the app server, the daemon continues to run, because there may be other... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kunalashar