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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please can someone assist on a issue I am having.
I want to find specific files in the parent directory only that have been modified over the last 2 days and copy them to another location.
NOTE: The version of AIX I am using does not have MAXDEPTH.
I have currently written the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Dolph
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am newbie to unix scripting, need a help in the doubt i have. It is " when files are copied to a directory using cp command, they are arranged by default according to the file name, is there anyway where the files that are copied be arranged with respect to their size, with using the sort... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: pundalik
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have directory with thousands of files, I need to copy only march data.
can any one please Help..........
Uttam N (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Uttamnsd
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need to copy files from one dir to another dir.
The list of filesnames to be moved are in a file called files2cp.log
while read LINE
cp -i /iccs33/attach/"$LINE" /iccs30/attach/"$LINE"
The output is "No such... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: srinirsr
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi all, wondering if someone would be able to help with a little query I have.
I currently have a script which copies everything in a specific directory to a number of other directories depending on a variable. The problem I have is the destination directories vary (in and incoming directories)... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: JayC89
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi I have a few questions. I am trying to copy a file to a directory. I need to copy files that do not end in numbers, for example, into a directory. This is what I tried so far. cp filename directorytowhereIwannacopy but it says it can't copy to a directory. I need to copy many files into one... (2 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Could someone please tell me if there is a command similar to head or tail that can be used on directories. I want to select a given number of files from a directory and copy them into another directory. But I found out I can't use head as it doesn't (or I don't know how yet!) work on directories.... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Krush187
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
My goal is to copy 1000 of files of same filesize simultaneously to a directory. i.e i do multiple copies into a same directory. What i feel here is, at some 1000th iteration, few transfers ends in advance before some transfers start. I need to get synchronized file transfers so that... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: amio
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Here's what I have thus far:
cp -r /home/mydom/public_html/products/Widget/ /home/mydom/public_html/
This works fine but suppose the folder in public_html has a different name (Main_Widget). The cron above needs to copy the files within the folder (Widget) instead of the folder itself. How... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ashleyquick
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi UNIX Gurus,
Could please help me out regarding following situation.
I am copying some files from one directory to other directotry using following command.
cp /var/tmp/*date*.gz /var/tmp/user/
Once the copy has completed, I need to check whether all the files (including... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: satishkeshetty