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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I Want to remove all the sub-directories except latest five in any given TGTDIR.
Is there a way to do so without making a cd to TGTDIR?
I have tried the following but not worked.
rm -rf `ls -t $TGTDIR | awk 'NR>5'` (20 Replies)
Discussion started by: Devendra Hupri
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to write a script to :
list files with *.i extension in a directory and all its subdirectories + 30days old, save it in a file and then remove (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: lena keung
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a dir structure like
At_nn Ag_js Nf_hc ....
mcd32 mgd43... mcd32 mgd43... mcd32 mgd43...
and each subdir (e.g. mcd32, mgd43) contains files.
Now, i... (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: yogeshkumkar
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
First apologies for starting the old issue (already discussed in this forum).
How can I remove ^M characters from a directory which contains lot of subdirectory and files (this includes jar, war, .xml, .properties etc). Noticeable is that, all files might not contain ^M characters.
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: bhaskar_m
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello everyone, I've made a script and I want to share and get new ideas for improving it. So far, the script
1. Searches a directory tree for MP3 files;
2. Check their bitrates;
3. Change any bitrate higher than 128 kbps to VBR 4
(It ignores files with a bitrate lower or equal to 128, as... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: lvxferre
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to remove several directories which contains sun-dirs and files inside.
I used the command rm -r <dirname>
But, it always ask "examine file in directory <dirname> yes/no?" line by line.
So, i need to write "y" for every line.
How can i skip this step and remove all directories with... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: ppa108
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
How to recursively remove Ctrl M characters in files from a directory and its sub directory ?
I know unix2dos command is there but to remove in bunch of files ... ?
Thanks (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: skdp
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I just need a mp3 codec that will decode mp3s so I can play them with my media player (probably going to be using XMMS) (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Synbios
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Here's my question:
-> considering i've got thousands of mp3s', named like "Artist name - Track Name", how could i write a shell (ksh, or bash my favorite, not knowinf enough any other language) that would create a directory (if not existing already) with the Artist's name, and move... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: penguin-friend