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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to compare identically named files in different directories and replace a file only with a newer version. Is there a way of doing this?
TIA (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: wbport
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Need a clarification on files with date and time stamp.
Here is my requirement. There is a file created everyday with the following format "file.txt.YYYYMMDDHHMMSS".
Now i need to check for this file and if it is available then i need to do some task to the file.
I tried... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: jayadanabalan
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have some log files generated in a folder daily with the format
the format is the date followed by time . all i want is to get the files that are generated for todays... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mahesh300182
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
To delete log files content older than 30 days and append the lastest date log file date in the respective logs
I want to write a shell script that deletes all log files content older than 30 days and append the lastest log file date in the respective logs
This is my script
cd... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sreekumarhari
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
How can view log messages between two time frame from /var/log/message or any type of log files.
when logfiles are very big and especially many messages with in few minutes, I would like to display log messages between 5 minute interval.
Could you pls give me the command? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: johnveslin
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Im hoping you can help me. We have a nice new oracle server :( and are needing to move some files around for EDI and BACS. The server runs windows but has an app called MKS toolkit installed which give unix commands. (Needed for the oracle stuff) I have had a go using dos commands... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ltodd2
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to accomplish the following and would like some suggestions or possible bash script examples that may work
I have a directory that has a list of log files that's periodically dumped from a script that is crontab that are rotated 4 generations. There will be a time stamp that is... (4 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm using terminal on mac and using the ls -l command to list all the files in a directory. However, I only want to display the date and time stamp of each file rather than permissions, owner, group etc...
Is this possible?
Many thanks in advance
Dave (2 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wrote a small perl script in unix that searches in a file and saves some information in a separate file. Since this is a log file, I would like to have the date added to file name. I have no idea where to start.
ken (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: captoro
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've looked at several of the previous posts and can't seem to find any that pertain to my problem, I'd appreciate some help if possible.
I have a directory with numerous logs of various names all named by heading and date ie.
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Discussion started by: gillr