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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I am trying to add few (say 3 days) to sysdate using -
date -d '+ 3 days' +%y%m%d
and it works as expected.
But how to add few (say 3 days) to a literal date value and how bash treats a literal value as a date. Can we say just like in ORACLE TO_DATE that my given literal date value... (2 Replies)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a requirement which would calculate the Tuesday's date of the current week in yyyymmdd format in unix shell script.
Please help me out how could I do this .
I appreciate your help
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have requirment to get last date of previous month and the first date of previous 4th month:
Current date: 20130320 (yyyymmdd)
Last date of previous month: 20130228 (yyyymmdd)
First date of previous 4th month: 20121101 (yyyymmdd)
In my shell --date, -d, -v switches are not... (3 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a date in format YYYYMMDD, i need to get the day of the week from the given date. I am working in AIX system.
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5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can we get every tuesday or monday's date for the current week ?
For the current week i need tuesday's date or monday's date in
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
does anybody know how to format `date` command correctly to return the day of the week? Thanks -A
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
month=`date +%m`gives current month
Howto print previous month (current month minus 1) with Solaris date and ksh (7 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I could not find the exactly same post here.. so I will explain what I did to get the last month using date command.
date +%Y-%m -d "-1 months"
to get the last month. However, the returned value of above command on 2009/10/31 was 2009 10 and not 2009 09.. and the... (9 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to run a job every month at the beginning of the month which is scheduled through autosys, lets say on 03/01/2010. I need to pass the last month's i.e February's first_date = 02/01/2010 and last_date = 02/28/2010 as variables to a stored procedure. Can somebody please pass... (2 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
You'll need to excuse me for I'm running a little empty this morning.
Need to execute a job every second Tuesday of the month. Am I correct in my understanding that this isn't possible directly from crontab & hence I'll need to script. Does anyone have any similar solutions ?... (2 Replies)
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