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I m working on shell scripting and I m stuck where in my .txt file there is column as expiry date and I need to compare that date with system date and need to remove all the rows where expiry date is less than system date and create a new .txt with update. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Stuti
I am trying to reset the date and time since the change in time over the weekend. I cannot issue the command date -t 201703131330.
The system gives me an error invalid option.
This happens on my SCO OpenServer 5.0.7 and 5.0.6. Do anyone have an idea why? I even tried using... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: trolley
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I get the date that's inside a text file and assigned it to a variable. When I grep the date from the file, I get this,
Not After : Jul 28 14:09:57 2017 GMT
So I only crop out the date, with this command
echo $dateFile | cut -d ':' -f 2,4The result would be
Jul 28 14:57 2017 GMT
How do I... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Loc
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi! I am trying to read a file and every line has a specific date as one of its fields.
I want to take that date and compare it to the date today plus 6 days.
while read line
date=substr($line, $datepos, 8) #date is expected to be YYYYMMDD
if ; then
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kokoro
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Anyone who knows how to compare the current date with the a file containing a date, say for example I have a file that looks like this:
Command was launched from partition 0.
Executing command in server server6
Fri Dec 16... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: rymnd_12345
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am hoping someone can help me with the required code/script to make this work. I have the following file with records starting at line 4:
NETW~US60~000000000013220694~002~~IT~USD~2.24~20110201~99991231~01~01~20101104~... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: chumsky
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Anybody knows how to get what date was 28 days ago of the current system date through UNIX script.
Ex : - If today is 28th Mar 2010 then I have to delete the files which arrived on 1st Mar 2010, (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: kandi.reddy
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am testing a script and need to change the system date to Nov 30 2009. I cannot seem to find a way to do this other than TZ command but it does not seem to work correctly.
I tried TZ=GMT+168 date but it is returning todays date
Mon Dec 7 19:48:11 GMT 2009
...instead of Nov 30 2009
I... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: hanton
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am currently running the following Korn shell script which works fine:
count=`db2 -x "select count(*) from schema.tablename"`
I would like to add a "where" clause to the 2nd line that would allow me to get a record count of all the records from schema.tablename... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: sasaliasim
I have some files in my Linux machine that are very old and occupy a HUGe amount of space. I am trying to delete these files from the system so that it will be easy for me to add some files. I would like to know if this can done through a Perl or a shell script.
What i want to do is i... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: bsandeep_80