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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am running under ubuntu1 14.04 and I have a script which is sending given process names to vanish so that I'd see less output when I run most popular tools like top etc in terminal window. In usual method it works.
Whenever I restart the system, I have to enter the same data from... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: baris35
2. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I have downloaded RHEV-H 4.2 Red Hat Virtualization - Red Hat Customer Portal (RHVirtualization 4.2 Host and Manager iso). I uploaded the image and installed on an HP G9 server baremetal.
I found I dont have a WAN/net connectivity later on HPG9 server. How can I still install virt-manager on... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Paras Pandey
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to allow a user to enter in text and then store that text in a variable $gene to run in an awk command in which those values are used to run some calculations. I am getting syntax errors however, when I try. Thank you :).
The awk runs great if it is a pre-defined file that is used,... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: cmccabe
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am not able to capture the user input in this script(bash).There is prompt for user input.Could some one help me capture user input while reading afile?
while read line
path2=`echo $line|sed s/new_dir/old_dir/`
echo "Do you want to replace?";... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: parijat guh
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a little problem with my shell script (reading user input, save user input to variable, invisible characters in the log file :()
printf "1. What's your file path?"
read -e FILE
I have invisible characters in my log file (e.g. <ESC> or ^G) when I'm... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: splendid
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
echo "Enter file name of input file list along with absolute path : "
for string in `cat inputFileList`
echo " file does not exist"
From the above code, if the user enters a invalid file... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: i.srini89
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to know the difference between YUM UPDATE and YUM UPGRADE. The man pages say upgrade is same as update with the obsolete option. And by default it says the obsolete option is turned on, which would make them equivalent. Does not say what obsolete does.
Can someone please... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mojoman
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am new to AWK and unix scripting. Please see below my problem and let me know if anyone you can help.
I have 2 input files (example given below)
Input file 2 is a standard file (it will not change) and we have to get the name (second column after comma) from it and append it... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: sksahu
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
how do we read input from a user
e.g i want to ask a user to enter 6 sets of numbers
how do i control information from the user?
i have this.......
echo "Please enter six numbers"
echo $number >> file1
but this stops after the first number..how can i... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vadharah
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi guys ,
As you know normally ' read ' statement waits
for the user to press enter and then terminates
the input .............
Can anyone of u tell me how do i read a
single character from input without waiting
for the user to press enter ................
Nagesh. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: nageshrc