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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Some question about the usage of shell scripts:
1.) Are the commands of the base shell scripts a subset of bash commands?
2.) Assume I got a long, long script WITHOUT the first line.
How can I find out if the script was originally designed für "sh" or "bash"?
3.) How can I check a given... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: pstein
I am planning to install a version of Informatica on my AIX box. It requires a specific java build in pap6470_27sr2-20141101_01(SR2).
The current link for IBM 64-bit SDK for AIX®, JavaTM Technology Edition, Version 7 Release 1 has a more recent version in j7r164redist.18.104.22.168.bin.
Is... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: meetpraveens
I found that the same commands(sort, du, df, find, grep etc.) exists in both dir.
What is the difference to use them?
i.e: to use xpg4/bin/grep and usr/bin/grep
My OS version is SunOS 5.10
Saps (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: saps19
4. OS X (Apple)
Q1. I understand that /usr/local/bin means I can install/uninstall stuff in here and have any chance of messing up my original system files or effecting any other users. I created this directory myself.
But what about the directory I didn't create, namely /Users/m/bin? How is that directory... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: michellepace
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
All the basic linux commands, ie. echo, find, etc, are located in /bin. I have a couple of programs that have these commands pointed towards /usr/bin, ie, /usr/bin/echo (even though the actual 'echo' command is in /bin). How can I alias or redirect or link the /usr/bin to /bin just for this... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: dancerat
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a problem I don't understand with fuser.
I launch a simple shell script mysleep.sh:
I launch the command fuser -fu mysleep.sh but fuser doesn't return anything excepted:
Then I modify my script switching from #!/bin/sh to #!/bin/ksh
I launch the command fuser -fu... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Peuj
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
we have a shell script that we are using in KSH
if ]; then
and it's failing on /bin/sh . Is there a simple way to modify it to work on both . ( not with awk)
Thanks in adv (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: talashil
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Okay, so I have two "Hello, world!" scripts, "test.pl" and "test.sh".
print "Hello, world!\n";
echo Hello,\ world!
When I run test.pl, it runs instantly, always. When I run test.sh, it takes anywhere between 4 and 22 seconds!
I'd like to know what... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: acheong87
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can somebody tell me the difference between /bin, /usr/bin, /sbin ?
Thanx in advance,
Saneesh Joseph (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: saneeshjose
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I just set up an ftp server with Red Hat 5.2. I am doing the work, I'm baby stepping, but it seems like every step I get stuck. Currently, I'm trying to set up a crontab job, but I'm getting the following message: /bin/sh: /usr/bin/vi: No such file or directory. I see that vi exists in /bin/vi,... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kwalter