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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please bear with me, I'm a beginner but have had some experience and decent knowledge to understand things as I read them and I'm in the process of trying to learn more. I recently inherited a UNIX server which has a bash script which is part of a crontab schedule that needs to be modified (or... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Danylko
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi Guys, I want to create a shell script to run multiple jobs in sequence.
If I were to run each jobs individually I would have gone to folder - "abin"(where my shellscript is place) as follows
abin > runappeng.sh abc001
Now, I have list of programs which are like... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: chaits84
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm very new to bash scripting and Linux in general. I'm running Ubuntu Server 10.04 and trying to write a bash script to launch a program. In doing so, I've come across a couple of things that I obviously don't understand. Here is a short script that exemplifies those things:
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am newbie in shell scripting
I have a file name like simple.txt which comes from Mainframe systems onto windows dir every 15 minutes daily. File name is same. Every 15 minutes it updates.
I need to write shell script to check if the file arrived every 15 min or not.
If the new file... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: chinniforu2003
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Could someone please recommend a very good shell scripting book for me. I would be starting a new job that would require a very good understanding of shell scripting. Please help. (3 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
i am just getting in to bash scripting, so don't be too harsh...
i've created this little backup script, and it's just awfull... ugly, doesn't work like I want it to, the works. anyways, i was hoping some of you might help me improve it and learn a little in the process.
what i... (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: jmd9qs
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have written a script that will email a generic user when a device is "offline". I would like to enhance this by having the script lookup a contact's email and automatically add it to the MAIL_LIST. I am trying to lookup and return data based on a field common in two files
File 1 ... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: irishluck66
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Seems simple but I am having difficulty with this one: I am trying to write a single command line argument (which will be a path) - the program should print out the owner of the path.
I can not get anything I write to run.
Please help. (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Kymmers7
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm relatively new at this scripting game, just need to learn some basic stuff for data handling.
My current need is to write a script that loops through a textfile of filenames, and for each file removes the first line and re-writes that file to a new name.
In fact I could do with knowing... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mattyjim2
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am a student and currently working on a project. I have a file that contains about 50 filenames. (1.txt, 2.txt, 3.txt ...).
I would like to know how can I store these filenames into a variable using a loop?
I would appreciate if anyone can help me. Thank You.
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