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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have this problem with a script I'm writting. I want to execute a code running in the background several times through a script. I am writting it like that
for a in 1 2 3 4 5
exec test -n $a
What I want to do is when parent_script is killed,... (0 Replies)
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2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i have two separate scripts that work nicely to curl and generate two files.. one html and one txt so a total of four.
When the script starts up i want it to:
call and run shellscripta
call and run shellscriptb
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again run shellscripta
again run shellscriptb
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I have googled for quite some time and couldn't able to get what exactly I am looking for.. My query is "how to stop a shell script which is running inside a remote server, using a script"??? can any one give some suggestions to sort this out. (1 Reply)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am new to this and I am trying to change a script in an open source program that plots some offset vectors and then calls a postscript viewer. I have commented away the call for the postscript viewer but somehow the script doesn't return to the shell prompt. I cant figure out... (3 Replies)
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5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am writing a bash shell script. How can I tell it to stop. For example, I would like to have something similar to the following:
if ; then
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I am on a Solaris OS and i have come up with a csh script named " mycshscript " which will grab data from a datalog file & format the grabbed data & upload formated version to web server. I would want to have this script to run non-stop so that the latest can be captured since data is... (37 Replies)
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I got a script that runs automatically using the cron file.
The script starts running at midnight and suppose to delete image files from folders and sub-folders. The script ends when he finishes deleting or after 5 hours. My problem is that the script doesn't stop running even after 5... (3 Replies)
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I have been trying to create a script wherein after it reads a certain number of data, it will pause and ask the user if he wants to continue or not. However, it seems that when it is supposed to read the user's answer, the script will go into a loop. What is wrong with my script here?... (7 Replies)
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I have one question, suppose i am a normal user and when i use 'w' command , it shows who is logged on and what they are doing .
Now i want to stop others users to know what i am doing accept the root ?
can i do this ?
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I'm a newbie to the Unix world Help!
I have to maintain a host of Sybase database servers sitting on Unix Sun Solaris 8...I've been tasked with finding/creating a way to auto start/stop Unix via unix commands, specifically when the Unix servers need to be restarted we want Sybase to start... (2 Replies)
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