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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a text file containing output from a command that contains lots of escape/control characters that when viewed using vi or view, looks like jibberish. But when viewed using the cat command the output is formatted properly.
Is there any way to take the output from the cat... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: mrm5102
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have been having an extremely annoying problem. For the record, I am relatively new at this. I've only been working with unix-based OS's for roughly two years, mostly Xubuntu and some Kali. I am pretty familiar with the BASH language, as that's the default shell for debian. Now, I've made this... (16 Replies)
Discussion started by: Huitzilopochtli
3. Red Hat
Why does removing "rhgb quiet" from the kernel boot parameters control whether or not the commands I enter are displayed in single user mode ?
For instance, if I do not remove "rhgb quiet", when I am in single user mode, whatever command I type will not be displayed on the screen.
The... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Hijanoqu
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Consider me a dummy here...
I do not want any code or for anyone to show me how to do it at this time, but here is the question:-
I have had this brainstorm to be able to control the AudioScope.sh program in the "Shell Scripting And Programming" forum...
Is it possible, by... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: wisecracker
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have created a ksh shell script and used it as a login shell for a user.
My shell script is like this:
... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: lramirev
Hello all, I am trying to create n child processes and control them from a parent process; say make child 3 print its pid and then child 5 do the same and some other stuff. Is there a way to accomplishing this after all the child processes are created via a call to fork().
FG (23 Replies)
Discussion started by: forumGuy
7. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
Can anyone please tell me how I can control the I/O on my hardware devices in Suse Linux 8.1.
I find that everytime I am reading a CD, or copying from a CD, I am unable to listen to music of watch a movie.
Maybe this is intended to be like so, for the current high street technolgy... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bionicfysh
What is controlling terminal in the case of daemon process? (2 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I support an app that outputs alert and audit messages to one log file (vendor says they can't be separated). The script that I have written takes a copy (mv cmd) of the file to do the separation and reformatting. I have a problem that I loose records (messages are being written constantly, upto 3+... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: nhatch
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I just changed from windows NT to XP and I am no longer able
to connect to my unix system. I used to use hyper terminal -- which acts as dumb terminal to my main frame unix system. I think one of the options used to be "direct to comX". This option isn't listed now. I use a serial port and the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: michelle