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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have written a script to sftp yesterday's logs from another server as below:
d=`gdate -d'yesterday' +%Y%m%d`
nohup ./ss.sh PROD &
it is working fine... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ssk250
Hello, I am running Solaris 8. I have set a cron job that runs every couple hours. If I run the script manually, it runs just fine (logged in as root). The cron however will not run. It is producing an rc=1 error. Any thoughts would be appreciated. Thanks (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: jkmtm
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have written a custom cron. This cron executes a rake task every 5 minutes. I also log the trace of this execution in a file locally on my server. The whole process seems to execute seamlessly every 5 minutes, but then it seems to log it in /var/log/syslog. I investigated on the syslog and found... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: manjunath.nm89
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to run a script every saturday at 7:05 PM. Below command is working in x86_64.
05 19 * * 6 /apps/informatica/scripts/inf_rest.ksh
However when I tried in HP-UX it is giving the below error.
crontab: error on previous line; unexpected character found in line.
Please... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: svajhala
5. Red Hat
Hey all! I'm working on setting up a script to run with cron. I have thus far been unable to get it to successfully complete. I'm hoping you gurus can lend me a hand.
This is my crontab, the transfer script works fine the backup will not. The backup however does work when I execute it from the... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: spiffyville
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
This thing is driving me crazy..
I have this script which runs perfectly fine. If it is not able to connect to database it will drop a mail which it does when i ran it manually.
But when i am running it from crontab, the script is not sending mail to me but to my id(login id)... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: mac4rfree
When I list whats in cron -l its fine but when I try to -e edit it...it returns a number 309 can't you not edit cron this way with solaris 10? I can do it fine in sol 8 and 9.
export EDITOR="vi" is set in my profile
I am using BASH
$ sudo crontab -l
#ident "@(#)root ... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: kingdbag
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a script called my_test:
The script has been saved in /usr/test/my_test
I have executed chmod 755 /usr/test/my_test
Then I have entered it into the cron file using crontab -e
0,5,10,15,20,25,30,35,40,45,50,55 * * * * /usr/test/my_test... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Beefy
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have written a shell script that takes the current date on the server and stores it in a file.
echo get /usr/home/data-`date '+%Y%d'`.xml> /usr/local/sandeep/GetFILE.ini
I call this GetFILE.ini file from an sftp program to fetch a file from /usr/home/ as location. The file is in... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: bsandeep_80
10. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
user x has a cron job that looks in a dir and moves teh files from 1 name to another except its not working correctly.
. /user/.profile # sorce the users profile
for file in `ls`; do
mv $file $file.`date +%Y%m%d%H%M%S``microsec`
microsec is a binary with 555 perm. on it in... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Optimus_P