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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
whats the equivalent of detect OS in perl with an if then ?
if ]; then
alias ls='ls --color=auto'
elif ]; then
alias ls='ls -G'
In perl I see
perl -Mstrict -MEnglish -E 'say $OSNAME'
Please use CODE tags as required by... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: nixguynj
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need to use sort, uniq, grep, wc,... and the like to work with lists of words in UTF-8 (the "words" being phonetic transcriptions using the IPA). I have been using Google a lot and I even found at least one previous post on this topic, but it didn't help.
I tried following the instructions... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mregine
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Stuck with a XTERM issue ?? For some users, who are having execute permission (valid users), it's not showing the scroll bar in the GUI. Whereas for other invalid users( who do not have the execute permission) shows the scroll bar in the GUI. Confused ??? what could be the problem ?? Even,... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ronix007
I think iptables is blocking xterm, what is the command to allow xterm to work. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: komputersman
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to launch admintool via an export DISPLAY.
that is i am doing a rlogin to serverB from serverA.
i did the command
but it prompted me the error
DISPLAY=serverA:0: is not an identifier
i have searched the forum but there is not much things on this error... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: legato
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to add a title to this xterm window but cannot figure out how. Can anybody assist with this?
xterm +sb -geom 80x25 -ls -tn xterms -tm "intr ^q" -name unikix -e $UNIKIX/bin/unikixl (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: douknownam
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can someone explain to me what xterm-color is? I do most of my coding on Emacs over telnet sessions with my school's server, and I recently discovered that if I set TERM=xterm-color in my environment, then emacs will will send colored syntax highlighting over telnet.
That's great,... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: lantern
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
This is a lame question because I have been working with unix for some years now, but anyway here it is;
What is an xterm?
ivo (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Ivo
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Would someone tell me how to save changes in xterm once I've made them using the program options? For example, I type:
xterm -bg red
and my console window changes color. But how can I now make this attribute save, so that it becomes the default when I relaunch xterm? Any help you can offer... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: af6
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Anyone have ideas on where can I get information or references if I want to learn on how to program with UNIX GUIs? If you do have ideas please let me know. Its a big help. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jfsuminist