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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
When looking for wherever a program or a filename appears in the system, a short scrip is "findinner" which another script calls with a long parameter list consisting of path names ending with ".sh" or ".menu". "findinner" looks like this:
# If not .savenn file, show name and result of grep.
#... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: wbport
2. Red Hat
How can I change the default UMASK for non root users, e.g. I want the umask for every new created user will be 0044.
Thanks (6 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
We need to have many of our users all send encrypted files to a single FTP server. The problem, if I understand how encryption/decryption works (which I don't), is that each user would normally have their own private and public key. The other end needs to be able to decrypt the file(s) using a... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Totengraber
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
As being new to linux, i have tried to synamically load a custom library which overrides some system calls like conncet(), socket() etc.... for custom purposes.
It works well, if declaring the environment path LD_PRELOAD and execution of the application to be override... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: mzeeshan
I manage nearly 200+ aix workstations.
I need to setup a legal disclaimer in all the workstations.
When the user do a interactive login in CDE the legal disclaimer should be displayed and once he accepts the same he should be able to login to system.
Can anybody suggest me as to... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: sriram.s
I need to look for a config file (ldap.conf) and pick the latest modified file.
`locate` tells me there are many ldap.conf's, some in /etc, /usr, /home, etc.
Is there some way I can sort them by last modified time via bash?
I was thinking maybe I could pipe the output of `locate` to `ls... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Housni
Is there any system wide limit on number of user threads. I only find nkthread as a tunable parameter,apart from the `per process limit`. (1 Reply)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am new to shell scripting and I was trying to write a script that would force a system wide password change except for admins. I am having some trouble and any help that someone could give me would be greatly appreciated. I am trying to do it by using the UID as the marker for anyone... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: kilemark
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, I have a task to search for a file called 'Xstartup' in the whole system because there might be different versions of it which overrite eachother.
Can anyone suggest a smart command to run this search ? The machine needs to scan every single folder beginning from root.
Please help, I am... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: DGoubine
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have created symbolic links to several frequently used commands, for example:
"lt" is a link to "ls -ltrgo|tail". What can I do to make these links available system-wide, or at least in the directories my coworkers are in most of the time? I have copied the link to several directories, and... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: jpprial