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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I use things like this a lot in ksh and bash, but lately bash has been printing the command for every loop:
... | while read f
echo Differ "$f"
How to prevent this? (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: DGPickett
2. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
Today i have seen a file which shows nothing when i use cat/tac.
But when i use vi it displays a single line at the top.
There are no other lines. I am curious why cat/tac doesn't display that line and only vi does?
Thanks in advance, (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: pandeesh
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
can you tell why?:cool:
echo " enter your age "
if ; then
echo " you do not have to pay tax "
elif ]; then
echo " you are eligible for income tax "
echo " you dont have to pay tax "
fi (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: me.
when i use ls command it works normal but when i using additional parameter with ls like ls -l , ls -a... it shows a error followed by the output.
# ls -l
./hgfs: Operation not applicable
-rw-r--r-- 1 root root 0 Jun 1 21:12 1
drwxr-xr-x 2 root root ... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: chidori
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
ls -l displays the long listing of a file in 8 fields.
Does ls -l display the filename size in KB or MB or GB?
-rwxrwxr-x 1 xx dba 655 May 22 06:27 time
Here 655 is KB or MB or GB?
Many thanks. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: venkatesht
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
hey, I'm trying to create the command that will create a file named user.txt that contains the output of the command cut -d: -f1,5 /etc/passwd, and displays itself afterwards.
I don't know how to bridge cat > user.txt with cut -d: -f1,5 /etc/passwd, or how display it afterwards. Any help would... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: raidkridley
Hello. I have an AIX machine at 6100-00.
We had some strange activity since filling up /tmp. One symptom is that who -r displays no output. It doesn't hang just no output is displayed.
We are going to boot the machine, but prior to that I'd like to dig a bit to see what may be causing the... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: maficdan
Where I work we have C3600's that have a video cards that have both DVI and Regular RBG type monitor ports on them. My question is: is it possible to spread my desktop across two monitors that are plugged into the one card much like you can do with NVIDIA software like NVIEW for... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: giftedone
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a TV and a monitor hooked up to my box. Right now the system is displaying all the information on the TV instead of the monitor, obviously I want to switch this, as the TV is very impracticle for everything other than watching movies.
I thought I remembered a command I used to use that... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Synbios