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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
How to see the status of all the ftp put & get files logs and curent ftp transfer status if any active ftp running in the background ? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: i4ismail
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Need to use dd to generate a large file from a sample file of random data. This is because I don't have /dev/urandom.
I create a named pipe then:
dd if=mynamed.fifo do=myfile.fifo bs=1024 count=1024
but when I cat a file to the fifo that's 1024 random bytes:
cat randomfile.txt >... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Devyn
I just need to see any number of random files to see the owner, group and permissions information since all the files in the directory have the same permissions and ownership information. Is it possible just to list any 5 files without going thru the series of commands such as "ls -ltu | head -5"... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: yoonkim
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have 200 pictures in a folder and I would like move 10 random pictures every week to given folder automatically.
I have this server on 1and1.com.
So I tried the following using Bash script for manual copy and paste for testing
mapfile -t -n 3 files < <(find... (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: raamkum
I am new to expect. Please if any one can help on my issue its really appreciable. here is my issue:
I want expect script for random passwords and random commands generation.
please can anyone help me?
Many Thanks in advance (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: vanid
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a script that generates a file which is my own incarnation of a date using the 'date' function (we'll call this script a). I would like that script to invoke my other script (script b) which contains my ftp info. Since I have yet to figure out a good way to use regular ftp (yes i can only... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: DC Slick
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm learning to script in the ksh environment on a Solaris Box.
I have 10 files in a directory that I need to pass, as input to a batch job one by one. lets say, the files are named as follows:
abcd.txt ; efgh.bat ; wxyz.temp etc. (random filenames with varied extensions ).... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: novice82
8. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
We are facing a weird problem in our project. we need to send some xml & audio files to a remote FTP server from a Linux box, we are doing this in Perl script using Net::FTP->. Issue here is.. when FTPed the files using Perl scripts, only empty files ( 0 byte) are getting created on the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kishorepotta
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
The following script is used to loop through files in the /tmp directory and transfer those files onto another server.
However, some of the files do not transfer. It is very random when the transferring is done (i.e. one of the files won't transfer then next time, that one will transfer and... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: RLatham20
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a question.
In the FTP script if we are passing all the required value like Hostname, username, password, Action(put or get), Filename, & mode(ascii or binary) through parameters then we have to pass these in the exact orders in which they are taken like if we defined Username=$2... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: sourabhshakya