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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
How to compare two files whether they are same are not...? like i had my input files as 20141201_file.txt and 20141130_file2.txt
how to compare the above files based on date .. like todays file and yesterdays file...? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: hemanthsaikumar
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have to schedule one job in crontab, but with two parameters.
1. Sysdate in YYYYMMDD format
2. Sysdate - 7 in YYYYMMDD format
Please suggest how to do that.
Thanks in advance. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Anupam_Halder
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to include a snippet in my script to check if the file created is having today's date.
eg: File name is : ABC.YYYYMMDD-nnn.log
The script should check if 'YYYYMMDD' in the above file name matches with today's date.
Can you please help me in achieving this.
Thanks in advance!! (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: kiran1112
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file like this:
in case the content of the file has the date of yesterday within the lines containing pattern AB this should be replaced by the current date. But if I use... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Lilu_CK
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Im in EST, and im using the command
CurrentDate=`TZ="EST+24" date +'%y%m%d'`
to get the yesterday's date.
Does this work perfectly for the boundary conditions of month end or year end(leap year) etc ? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: prasperl
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have created a script last month to retrive files thru FTP and cronjob was running fine till yesterday. But the naming convention of the daily file is Filename_<date>.xml
where date is YYYYMMDD. But today i have received file name as Filename_20110232.xml :(
Part of my Perl... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sendhil.Kumaran
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
hi, i was required to write a shell script to get yesterday's date flatfile. but i only know how to get today's date flatfile. Please observed my below scripting: Please help! Thanks
USER='ftp1'... (19 Replies)
Discussion started by: lifeseries
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am very new to shell scripting and have written a script (below).
However the directory I am searching will contain a file with a .trn extension each day which I want to eliminate.
Each day the file extension overnight will change to trx, if this fails I want to know.
Basically what I... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: richM
Daily one file will dropped into this directory.
File name: XXXX_<timestamp>.dat.gz
I need to write a script which checks whether the file is dropped daily or not.
Any idea in the script how can we compare timestamp of the file to today's date?? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Rajneel
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am currently running the following Korn shell script which works fine:
count=`db2 -x "select count(*) from schema.tablename"`
I would like to add a "where" clause to the 2nd line that would allow me to get a record count of all the records from schema.tablename... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: sasaliasim