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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)
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3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
can someone tell me what could cause an application not to startup? I'm getting calls from users saying they cant' startup a particular application. how do I troubleshoot this?
i tried doing ps -ef | grep (application)
i saw the application running. now, am wondering, would it be safe to... (1 Reply)
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4. IP Networking
I've bought a few bits from Belkin who seem quite happy to support FreeBSD! Last time I bought a UPS from them and it's still going well :D
I saw this on their website that the 16bit PCMCIA card was supported under FreeBSD:
I went to my... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: WIntellect
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
echo 'it's friday'
why appear the > (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: yls177
6. 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
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
could tell my anyone where solaris 8 stores the logs about shutdown/halt command. I found no entries in syslog, but there more logs directories.
probabaly a stupid question, but fast help would be great!
patrick (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: mrsaint
I need to compile a file,but 'make' does
not work.please tell me how to use it or
need which tools? (3 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
If anyone can tell me the difference between the three or where I can find more info I would appreciated it. I see alot of companies looking for people with knowledge in Unix but every time I try to find information about it I see Linux instead.
Is there a market trend in these operating... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ITmommy
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I was just on Suns website and found that you can actually download Solaris 8 and not have to pay the licensing fee. You can also purchase the OS on CD's for $75.00.
It seems also that Gnome 1.4 is supported too on Solaris 8 which would make the OS as easy to use as any Linux Distribution.
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: brianfreer