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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please help me understand how sort -k3,3 -k 4,4 short* works , is it sorting 3 and 4 th field ? what is the use of specifying 3,3 and 4,4 in sort and what is actually does and i see sort -k3 short* and sort -k3,3 -k 4,4 short* giving the same output.
Sort output attached
Please help (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Antony Ankrose
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am facing an issue where sometimes crontab is running script with some delay.
Below is the stmt in script and it is the only stmt in script.
echo "running at `date` " >> CRONCHECK.log
Below is the cron entry.
0 11 * * * CRONCHECK.sh
Below is the time of run each day.
running at Fri... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: Nishant Singh
3. OS X (Apple)
I have installed my flash application using shell script. I have created short cut to desktop. Now i want to change the default short cut Icon. Please tell me script to change the short cut icon.
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Discussion started by: rohaneee
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
How to introduce delay in the Bash/Shell Script till key stroke.
Below is the requirement..
1.Execute set of commands.
2.Display the message echo "press any key to continue"
Introduce a delay till key stroke.
3.Execute next set of commands.
Thanks in Advance
Sunil.K (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: sunilrk07
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
My goal is to run the same Shell script in a parallel mode. This script will get triggered from different machines and different application teams by some job scheduling tool.
They may trigger the process at the same time. so I want to have them in QUEUE ..and release them for execution on... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: chetan_sonar
6. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
Can anyone point me to the right direction on how to write a simple script that will display a message on any terminal when implemented?
Basically I need it so the script runs at a certain time, say April 30, 2010 and that the message will be displayed to me no matter which terminal I am logged... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jmack123
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to run some command 5 times with 5 mins interval whenever one of the application on server hang.
Can I use below scripts ?
sleep 300... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: skully
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
i would like to know how to introduce a delay in the execution of a cmd?
am trying to copy a file which is about 650 mb and then perform some actions on it..
however since its huge i would like to introduce a delay in exection until the process is over
i dont want it to proceed to... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: wrapster
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
how do i find out the date of the last time the system was last booted from? (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: jodders
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i need help. I want to write a script and insert a delay time of 10 seconds. Which is the command for do this?
Thanks in advance (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: christian