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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am interested in searching links to files not found within a directory, so I use the -follow option. However, the dir may contain links to files that are also found within the dir. That means if I bin/find a bunch of files then search their contents using grep, I get redundant information. An... (1 Reply)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi everyone !
suppose i'm searching for a specific string in a file so it is very easy, i use the following command
grep 'keyword' file_name
but how to search a word which is repeated maximum number of times in a file, for example in the following text i have to search a word which is... (12 Replies)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I know shell is an interpreter language, but can I make an executable file just like in folder /bin, /usr/bin, etc which source code was from a .sh file or from some .sh files??
My main purpose is to hide the source code.
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have some data in the form of
in the above data i need to write a script so thet it will append "|||" to the third occurnace in the string ..... the outout should look like
Firestar. (6 Replies)
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5. OS X (Apple)
I'm using an old conversion method for converting a plist into an XML file, but that's not what I'm needing just via terminal now. What I'm looking for is an answer to convert a plist file into an executable. I'd like to import it into Casper and have the JSS push it out onto an image. In this... (6 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi - How can I find out under sh whitch file is an unix executable file? Need it for an software inventory. Thanks in advance. Regards - Lazybaer (6 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need help with a command to locate a substring from a string.
My problem is I am passing a direcotry name as a command line argument and I need to ensure that user should not pass certain directories.
E.g ther are Directories under ==> /opt/projects/* which should not be passed... (3 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have installed the Darwin Calendar Server on my Mac and got it working.
To start the server I open a Finder window on my mac and click the UNIX executable called RUN.
In order to start the server automatically on bootup I used LINGON to add a startup Daemon to call "RUN -d". When I reboot... (6 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Need to extract a string from one file and search the same in other files.
I have file1 of hundred lines with no delimiters not even space.
I have 3 more files.
I should get 1 to 10 characters say substring from each line of file1 and search that string in rest of the files and get... (1 Reply)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm new here and glad to meet everyone!
I've been wrestling with a problem lately however! How do I recursively (recursive means to keep going through the subdirectories until no more are there) search a bunch of textfiles in a long directory structure for a specific string.. but only... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: skwadim