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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hopefully this doesn't come off as too much of a "newbie" question or a flamebait. But I have recently begun working with a Sun Solaris box after having spent the past five years working with RedHat. From what i can tell, thing look fairly similar and the 'man' command is some help. But I've... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: deckard
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Somehow someone created a file named '-ov' in the root directory.
Given the name, the how was probably the result of some cpio command they bozo'ed.
I've tried a number of different ways to get rid of it using * and ? wildcards, '\' escape patterns etc.. They all fail with " illegal option --... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: GSalisbury
3. Email Antispam Techniques and Email Filtering
Here is a crude procmail recipe that I quickly created (NOT a procmail recipe expert, btw) that has been catching lots of spam (current second after the charset_spam recipe posted earlier):
* You.requested.to.receive.this.mailing... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Neo
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
echo 'it's friday'
why appear the > (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: yls177
5. Filesystems, Disks and Memory
Hi, guys, I have a big problem.
I've got a sun solaris 4.1.4 workstation, and the /var/adm/message file will add one row every few seconds. It soon becomes a large file.
I wander if there are some mistakes configuring the workstation.
the /var/adm/message is as follow:
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cloudsmell
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am receiving the error message when I more to a linked file.
filename: Too many levels of symbolic links
It is a linked file to one directory up.
The other error message I get is when I more to a linked, hidden file.
filename: No such file or directory
Can the more command not see... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mma_buc_98
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can anybody help me?
I am developing a utility for automating message paging to a BT alphanumeric pager.
I am using a USR 56K Fax-modem connected to /dev/cuab on a Sun Ultra-10. I am using the UNIX 'tip' utility to connect to the modem and I have configured the modem as follows: Baud Rate:... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mybeat
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wonder how I shall read the result below, especially 'what'
The result was shown when I entered 'w'.
E.g what is TOP? What is gosh ( what does selmgr mean?)?
login@ idle JCPU PCPU what
6:15am 7:04 39 39 TOP
6:34am 6:45 45 45 TOP
6:41am ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Aelgen
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to run an executable on Sun OS and it gives me following error:
syntax error: `(' unexpected
On other server this same executable is running fine. Shell on boht server is ksh.
Thanks (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: adadevil
I need to compile a file,but 'make' does
not work.please tell me how to use it or
need which tools? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: dsun5