10 More Discussions You Might Find Interesting
1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I was carrying out some simple admin tasks setting up a user, logged in as root when I fumbled on the keyboard. It appears I typed
cp * ../user/<esc><esc>I hit return and now the display has set to a strange array of symbols
¼Ùïõò §ÏÅÎÓÓÈ§ ãïîîåãôéïî èáó ôåòíéîáôåä
I've tried looking at the... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: becky492
2. 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
3. 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)
Discussion started by: GSalisbury
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i mistyped the location of bash and now i can't login as the only other user who belongs to wheel on my freebsd box.
since i'm having many problems with samba, this has frozen my attempts to get things resolved with the former issue.
i've been told that 'su -m' should do the trick, but it's... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: xyyz
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
echo 'it's friday'
why appear the > (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: yls177
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I keep getting
"su: Your own ID is unknown" whenever I try to su to root.
Why is this??? I cannot find anything anywhere with this message. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: stufine
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am running a Linux Red Hat 7.2 system and I can't log into the root account.
When I tried to su to root from another user by using the command su - root, I get this error message:
su: basename.c:67: base_name:Assertion `all-slashes || !((*(p - 1)) == '/ ' ) failed
also, when I tried to... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: TRUEST
8. 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
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am looking for the easiest and most generic way
Number of cpu's
Clock speed of cpu's (ie 550 MHz)
Total Physical Memory (not virtual)
Number of Drives/Drive Size
Thanks in advance, (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: eyounes
I need to compile a file,but 'make' does
not work.please tell me how to use it or
need which tools? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: dsun5