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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am attempting to find and copy the two most recently added files to a specific directory, that fit a specific format.
I was able to find the command to list the two most recently added files in directory: ls -1t | head -n 2 The command lists the two files names in a vertical list,... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: mattkoz
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to select all files that were added to a specific directory in the past 5 mins and copy them over to a different directory. I am using HP-UX OS which does not have support for amin, cmin, and mmin. B/c of this, I am creating a temp file and will use the find -newer command... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: mattkoz
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
If the file prefix = CDD, I'd like to prefix every person ID (second column in my examples below) on the file with "c-"
If the file prefix = DDD, I'd like to prefix ever person ID with "d-"
Any help... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: lrluis
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm just wondering how can i determined if there's a file in directory and put it in a logs?
Use code tags, thanks. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: nikki1200
Currently have an issue were we use a script to load a security .dat key. The script was failing to load stating "Unable to open directory". I ssh'd into the server and performed an ls -la on the /cdrom directory. I show the usual cdrom0 but the directory on the cd should be key but is showing... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: hypp1e
When I include a user to the secondary group "sys" GID=3 in Solaris 9 OS I'm not able to login. I get these error. The user home directory and the shell exists. Is this because of any security hardening.
# su - agent
# su agent
su: No shell
# grep taddm /etc/passwd... (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: agent001
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wonder if it is possible the determine a name of a directory which is different on various hosts.
Let me try to explain.
I have the directory /tmp/dir1/dir2/canchangedir.
This directory name is different on various hosts.
I need to use the directory name, independent from the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ejdv
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am uploading files that need to be processed prior to uploading. I will put the files in a directory. My question is how can I write an easy process to kick off a script once a file has been added? Is there an easy way to determine if a file has been added to a directory?
Thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: goodmis
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
when I execute some simple commands on my solaris system, I am getting the following warning message:
Could anybody tell me what could be the reason
Ex:- If I give the command,
Warning: cannot determine current directory
... (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: axes
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
From within a directory, how do I determine whether I have write permission for it.
test -w pwd ; echo ?
This doesn't work as it returns false, even though I have write permission. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sniper Pixie