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I am new to shell scripting.Please help me on this.I am using solaris 10 OS and shell i am using is
# echo $0
My requirement is i have source file say makefile.I need to extract files with extensions (.c |.cxx |.h |.hxx |.sc) from the makefile.after doing so i need to check whether... (13 Replies)
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2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have create a new user with uid and gid as 0 in SuSE-11 Server. After that all the files having root owner ship are showing as new user name as owner. If I login as root, and type 'id' command, it also shows the new user.
Sample output from my server.
host:~ # id
uid=0(test)... (4 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
When I checked to see who or what owns the files in my bin directory I noticed that some were owned by root while many others were owned by bin.
Should I be concerned that there are files in this directory owned by bin or is bin the same as root as it pertains to limiting access to the files in... (3 Replies)
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I am in the process of learning how to do system administration (just on my own Linux machine) and have been working with the find command. One of the things I tried was
find / -nouser -o -nogroup
I redirected the output of my find query into a text file, and when I did a wc -l on it, it... (1 Reply)
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cp -r -p test1/ user@machine:///srv/www/vhosts/domain.co.uk/httpdocs/backup/
but this didn't work either :(
Anyone able to help with this?
Mr M (3 Replies)
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6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I need a command that to copy files from others and to keep files' ownership.
Example: I copy file.txt from users "abc" to my local, and file.txt is own by user "abc" in local.
Thanks in advance! (3 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
ok. this is a bit complicated.
i have a manager here who wants me to give another user access to all the files he owns. he wants this other user to have the same rights has he does.
the problem has been that whenever the manager creates a new file the permissions on the files created... (3 Replies)
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all the files and directories in my system are owned by root only.i try to(from root loggin) change the permission on the file but not permitted.can any one help to fix my problem .also while installing any software always error occur like no makefile available (1 Reply)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
While changing ownerships from the root on a server i'm managing, i typed chown -R username:users * and it changed all ownership to username. Can someone tell me if there is someway I can set things back the way they were before? I can't even su username from the root. Am I going to just... (4 Replies)
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How do I change ownership of a directory and all of it's files without changing permissions? (1 Reply)
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