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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Suppose i have a list of files in a directory as mentioned below
1000 . Jiva_surya_02282019_nd.txt
query : At one shot i want to modify the above all filenames present in one path with... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Shankar455
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm having problems with my bash script. I would like to find a file matching today's date in the filename, i.e. my_file_20120902.txt and then move it to a different directory, i.e. /tmp. Thanks. (1 Reply)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
brand new to this thread and very very new to UNIX...so go easy please!
Anyway I have a file that looks like this:
Date/Time/Eng. : 2012-06-22 / 00:26 / DS
Reported problem : (SD) ... (5 Replies)
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4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have multiple txt files which begin with the word "orders" in folder C:\source. I need to move the files to folder C:\dest and rename them to "process_<date>_<count>"
So for example , if there are 3 files ordersa.txt , ordersb.txt and ordersc.txt in C:\source , after running the script I want... (7 Replies)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
i would like to know how to append current date in a filename with .tgz extension.
my $date = `date + %Y%m%d`;
system("sudo mv /tmp/nyucs01_config_backup.tgz /misc/nyucs01_config_backup_$date.tgz");
im getting this error message:
sh: line 1: .tgz: command not found (7 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Scenario: Users drop files into a directory which is regularly polled by my PERL process. On detecting a file my process will move it from the poll dir to a working directory. A user created a file with a £ symbol in the filename and my process now fails.
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am looking to do something where if I created a file named backup,or whatever it would print a name like “backup_Apr_11_2011”. Thanks citizencro (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: citizencro
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I know this gets covered quite a bit in the forum and I think there is enough there for me to figure out how to do what I am trying to do, I just don't think I would do it very efficiently so I am going to ask the question...
I have database log files with date and time stamps in the file like
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Discussion started by: slatoms
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
how to make bash script to create foo.txt file and add current date into file content and that file always append.
example: today the script run and add today date into content foo.txt
and tomorrow the script will run and add tomorrow date in content foo.txt without remove today... (3 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
In C Shell programming I haven't successfully been able to append the date in the format mmddyyyy to a filename. I've tried the following:
I can print out the date in the correct format: date +%x | sed ‘s/\///g
I can create a variable with the filename: set newfile=changedfiles
I can... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: gigigi