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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Hey Guys and Gals, Im a complete Noob to Unix. But recently have started working on a unix system for my PET/CT scanner. My scanner comes with a MOD drive for backup. I would like to back up to USB (its alot cheaper). But the only way to do so is by manually enterin the unix commands. Id like to... (13 Replies)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
This is my first time attempting a bash script, or any kind of programming.
I'm trying to get a clear picture but it helps to work backwards.
It would be greatly appreciated if someone could show me what this script would look like...
Write a script that displays todays date in... (1 Reply)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've been given the task of checking the date of expiration dates and notify when the date is 30 days away from expiration.
As stated in the Title, I'm very new to this, I did a good bit of work over the last two days to only find out I was going down the wrong path.
I'm not... (3 Replies)
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4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I m writing a script to check Server Hardening.
The problem is whenever i add new point it grows and it become very tedious to edit the script file.
Is there any way of making them separate and call them from one base script?
Is it possible to define global variable that can be accessed via... (5 Replies)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi i am a total noob at shell scripting. i was wondering if somebody could help me with my script.
i want the script to search the dev folder for the burner file
because they are different between distrubutions? as i under stand it.
this i the script.
echo "Script för att bränna 360... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: MatsO
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i work in a school and i ran into an application today that is a real pickle. i know how to make it work, but i would need to script it. The way to make it work would be to have a script check each local user profile on login, see if the directory already exists, do nothing... (27 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, Very new to linux but I've just recently setup an ubuntu server.
I have 2 broadband connections and would like to have fallback on the server should one of the lines fail.
I know what I want it to do, but dont know how to script it.
heres the senario;
ubuntu server with 2 ethernet... (0 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
while read s1 s2; do
grep -i -w $s1 6-29data | tr "" "" | sed 's/^*,//' | sed 's/200906/2009-06-/g' >> $s1.txt ;
cat header > here ;
cat $s1.txt | sort | uniq | tac >> here ;
cat here | uniq > $s1.txt ;
done < list
Wow this almost worked file list has 8000 stock symbols which are... (4 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
im a noob to scripting. could somone help me with a script please.
what i want to do is.
1. run a cmd in the script - qmqtool -s
this will give me an output similar to this.
Messages in local queue: 790
Messages in remote queue: 306
Messages in todo queue: 23
i then want... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: aron
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, I am trying to use a PHP script as a test for a cron job.
My crontab is 1 line:
30 * * * * /home/www/inc/crontab.php
if I test the file through the browser (ie. http://www.domain.com/inc/crontab.php), the PHP script works -- so there is nothing wrong with the PHP script itself or the... (5 Replies)
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