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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am not able to fetch first date and last date previous month
date -d -1month +%Y-%m-%d
date -d -1month +%Y-%m-%d
I need two format dd-mm-yyy
previous month 01-03-2016
previous month 31-03-2016
and also only date 1 to 31
Aprriciate your replay (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: jagu
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have requirment to get last date of previous month and the first date of previous 4th month:
Current date: 20130320 (yyyymmdd)
Last date of previous month: 20130228 (yyyymmdd)
First date of previous 4th month: 20121101 (yyyymmdd)
In my shell --date, -d, -v switches are not... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: machomaddy
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am using the below code to get the year and month from date:
Below gives output like 201212.
how do i get the previous month value(ie: subtract 1 from date)
Please help. :confused: (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: abhi_123
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
On any given day, I want to capture the month that has gone by - said otherwise, how do I capture last month?
expr date '+%m' - 1
Above expression is giving error.
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Discussion started by: ab_2010
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
month=`date +%m`gives current month
Howto print previous month (current month minus 1) with Solaris date and ksh (7 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to run a job every month at the beginning of the month which is scheduled through autosys, lets say on 03/01/2010. I need to pass the last month's i.e February's first_date = 02/01/2010 and last_date = 02/28/2010 as variables to a stored procedure. Can somebody please pass... (2 Replies)
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm new to shell scripting.
We've develop a script which will grep a file on the search criteria, MON (Jan/Feb/Mar/etc). But we should set this sript in cron which will run on every first day of the month. The problem I'm having is, when I run the script, it is displaying the contents of... (7 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wanted to display the month for previous day date. Like, today date is 18-Nov-2008. So the previous date is 17-Nov-2008. The output should be November.
If the today date is 1-DEC-2008, then output should be NOVEMBER.
If the today date is 1-JAN-2008, then output should be DECEMBER.... (4 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
My task to to delete files which are of previous months.
I have files named as follows *CCYYMMDD.xls. on a particular day i have delete previous months files
i.e in Dec i have delete all nov files which look like 200511DD.XLS
in Jan i have to delete all Dec files 200512DD.xls
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
This has probably been asked 100 times, but I couldn't find any articles on point. I have a script that runs on the last day of every month at 11:30pm. If cats a number of input tables that were created the previous month (or earlier), combines them into one master file and erases the indivual... (1 Reply)
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