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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have many files called day001, day002, day003 and I want to rename them by day20070101, day20070102, etc.
I need to do it for several years and leap years as well.
What is the best way to do it ?
Thank you. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Ggg
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Ok...this is really bumming me out because it seems like it should be simple, but for some reason, I just can't get it...I've also googled and searched these forums, and haven't found exactly what I'm looking for...
I have a date in mm/dd/yyyy format in a variable...I need to extract the... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: dbiggied
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a requirement where I need to first capture the current day & move all the files from a particular directory based on a previous day.
i.e move all the files from one directory to another based on current day & a previous day. Here is what I am trying, but it gives me errors.... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: dsfreddie
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to write a script that checks if a file ('counter') was modified the previous day, if so erase its contents and write 00000000 into it.
For e.g. if the file 'counter' was last modified at 11.30pm on 24th May and the script runs at 12.15am of 25th May, it should erase it's... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: hegdepras
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am using the code below modified from a post I saw here regarding having the script write out future dates. The problem is that instead of making 8/1 it makes 7/32! Please help!
echo "Today is : $yy $mm $dd"
date '+%m... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: libertyforall
Recently i have attended a telephonic interview. As i dont have work experience in solaris i was not able to deliver correct answer for this question.
Your answer will help for the people like me who is looking to become Solaris System administrator. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sesha
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to find the previous month last day minus one day, using shell script. Can you guys help me to do this.
My Requirment is as below:
Input for me will be 2000909(YYYYMM)
I need the previous months last day minus 1 day timestamp. That is i need 2000908 months last day minus ... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: girish.raos
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
i would need some help in setting the value of a variable (TIME_NOW) depending on the time of the day ...e.g.
if today's date is 12th April 2009 and if the current time is between midnight and 16:59:59 hrs then the TIME_NOW should be yesterday's date i.e. TIME_NOW=11
else if the current time... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: zainravi
I am facing a big problem. i use solaris 9. i found size of /var is increasing day by.
snapshot of a yester moring-
/dev/vx/dsk/var 15G 14G 1.1G 94% /var
snapshot of a yesterday everning-
/dev/vx/dsk/var 15G 14G 824M 95% /var
I am... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: thepurple
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am relatively new to unix...
Can u pls help me out to find out if the first day of the month is a working day ie from (Monday to Friday)...using Date and If clause in Korn shell..
This is very urgent.
Thanks for ur help... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: phani