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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've got an NTFS file system mounted on my Linux box, which means I can have multi-word directory names. I want to recurse through the directory structure copying stuff from /A to /B when it does not already exist on /B. Here is the chunk of code, and the output of a set -x run on that chunk of... (8 Replies)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Attempting to write a script to eventually notify me via email for when there is packetloss across the backbone. I am looking for values greater than 0% in the mtr field.
date +"%D"_"%T" >> /home/rich/mtr.log
echo "----------------------------------------" >>... (1 Reply)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hey guys not sure why but when i execute the script i get the correct result but then it says command not found not sure why can anyone see anything wrong with my code below?
I just want to print how much quota i have used in my home directory
`quota -v | grep ^/home | awk... (2 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
This is my first script, even though i have made corrections in others scripts., this is the first one I am writing from the scratch..
while ( ($prev_Ixref -lt 245)&&($prev_Ixref -gt 355))
echo "curr_Ixref is $curr_Ixref"
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to do a bourne script to look for c files in the current directory. I had it working where it finds the files and asks you to delete them or not, which works, but if there i no files, then it comes up with errors, which iam trying to get rid of. So I thought I would do a if... (2 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Dear Bourne Shell Expert,
I am trying to change the current working directory from within a Bourne Shell script. Simply enough i thought !
As I am sure you are well aware, Inside the script i echo `pwd` and it seems ok, but the shell spawns another shell to execute this and as such, when my... (10 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to make a small script that figures out if a filename that the user enters is a file or a directory. and if it is a directory, how many files are in it.
please point me to the right direction, I am a newbie at this. (1 Reply)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm throwing this out there as a novice to the Unix world...I've
been working on a project that requires me to ouput (using the echo command) a list of names in a single column format, but the problem is the input is in row format followed by a blank space...If anyone could give me a... (2 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can somebody answer the following query
A shell program that takes one or any number of file directory names as input; sorts the directories given as parameters jointly in the ascending or decending order of choice For EX : dips abc etc desc will sort the files... (2 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
i have this assignment.. and i mad this script but there is something wrong with it.. if anyone can tell me.. watz going on... i would appreciate it.. tHnX in advance..
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