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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to zip files present in the directories listed under a parent directory without zipping the directory itself
my parent directory path is
I have the below directories named as 1,2,3,4,5 listed... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: paul1234
I have taken a backup of a directory on my tape in using below command
find * -print|backup -ivf '/dev/rmt0' '-U' |tee -a /syslogs/backup.log and output appear in below format.
a 0 rman-before-08032014
a 58403323904... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: m_raheelahmed
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How to completely delete directory with all it contents
I try to use rmdir -r but it give error
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I got the solution for my thread
i use mkdir with the option -p
Thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Tauatioti
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello all! I am writing a script that takes in a directory name as input and if the directory exists, it shows the files inside the directory
here is what I have so far (incomplete) (mostly like pseudocode)
echo Please enter the name of a directory
grep $dir... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: subway69
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Well I did a search and didn't anything for my specific case.
I got a directory with a bunch of text file. All of them have the following pattern on the filename "ABCD_<As of Date>.txt"
All I want to accomplish is a Korn... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Shark Tek
I have an user's home directory set to /home/A
And A contains the following directories B & C
Is there some way in solaris by which i can prevent the directories B and C from getting deleted by the user but the contents of the directories B & C can be deleted ?
Also i have... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: localhost
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm so glad I found this site, I've had so many questions and have been left alone for roughly a year scanning man pages but It's just not quite cutting it for some things.
So, I often like to list directories when browsing around my local machine, a friend's machine, or my web... (6 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to list the contents of a directory, but I do not want to use the ls, is there another way?? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: carl_vieyra
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm getting this return whenever I try to do anything on a directory
root# ls -al /directory
ls: .: Value too large to be stored in data type.
I can change directory down two levels but can not list contents of the root of this directory. ANy one seen this? (1 Reply)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, first post here be gentle. Very new to Unix. Using HP-UX 10.20
I CD into a remote directory on one machine
$ cd /net/remote hostname
yet when I do an ll in this directory none of the contents appear. It just is empty.
when I do the same command from another machine,
$ cd... (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: maddave