10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting
1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hope someone can help me on this
In a directory ,files are dynamically generated.I need a script to do the following
if files are not received for more than 2 hours or if the received file is empty
then do something
How can I put that in a script.Thank you
eg. in cd /dir_name the... (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: haadiya
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am looking for a shell script with the following.
1. It should check whether a particular file exists in a location
echo "xxx.txt File Exists"
echo "File Not Found"
2. If file exists, it should check for the modified date and run a command... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: karthikeyan_mac
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm using the below command in shell script to check for file exists in the path
path and test are variables
path and the file exists but the commands inside if condition is executed (! operator used)
Is the above way of checking for file existence is correct?
... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: vinoth_kumar
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to parse the file of same name which exist on different servers and calculate the count of string existed in both files.
Say a file abc.log exist on 2 servers.
I want to search for string "test" on both files and calculate the total count of search string's existence.
For... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: poweroflinux
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
while read line;
do ] && let count=count+1; done < file_name.txt
echo "$count of 10 files found "
The scenario is a follows :
I have a file which contains a list of filenames present in particular directory .
I am checking fo the existence of the file and... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: ultimatix
I have requirement where i need to search for files which start with SALESORDER and PURCHASEORDER. i need to process the files with SALESORDER first and then PURCHASEORDER. If SALESORDER files are not there i dont want to process PURCHASEORDER and i want to come out of script. I have written a code... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: dsdev_123
I am having a requirement like if there is no file in the directory then i need a message to pop on after the execution of the script.
My script basically does for File in `ls -t $DIRECTORY | tail -1`;
if there is no file the DIRECTORY then the script is simply exiting with out... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: dsdev_123
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to check a particular file is available or not. But i know only the pattern of that file sat AB1234*.txt.I need the latest file name and it ll be used in the script. How can i do this using ls -ltr command.
LathishSundar V (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: lathish
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
My requirement was to check the existence of a file having a specified pattern.The way i tried to achieve this was
if ; then
echo "File found"
an example file having this pattern was 'ilvs_trace01.0124'.
it will vary... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: DILEEP410
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I wasn't sure if I should post it here of in the Shell Script category, but I figured it was definitely a newbie question.
I'm trying to write a script that will check for the existence of a specific file (or for any files within the directory) and then take specific actions. I've removed all... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: bd_joy