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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I have an inquiry on how do I use the find command in Solaris Unix to find some file ends with extension : txt, err in the root directory with modified date of 30days and this find command will also need to exclude b directory and its subdirectory. All the files from the above find criteria... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: snowfrost88
is it possible to make a Tar of completely directory and placing the tar file in it (will this cause even the tar file to tarred ?)
/opt/freeware/bin/tar -cvf - /oracle | gzip > /oracle/backup.tgz
will the tar file backup.tgz also include backup.tgz ?
i tried... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: filosophizer
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a directory which I am passing in my script as a parameter. Parameter name has been set to $TCH_FILE_DIRECTORY.
I want to know if there's atleast 1 (or more) files in this directory with the extension '.tch'. How can I find this using ksh. (4 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
What's the command syntax for stripping out the tar.gz file extension in a bash command line (not script file). Thanks!
prompt/> ls *.tar.gz | <what comes here?> (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ZillaG
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i have 2 directory of files, the first directory(ext1directory) contain files of extension .ext1 and the second directory(allextdirectory) contains files of multiple extensions (.ext1,.ext2,.ext3,..)
so i want to copy the files from directory 2(allextdirectory) that have the same name... (8 Replies)
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6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I want to backup all the directory tress, including hidden directories, without copying any files.
find . -type d gives the perfect list.
When I tried tar, it won't work for me because it tars all the files.
find . -type d | xargs tar -cvf a.tar
So i tried rsync.
On my own test box, the... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: fld2007
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I've been able to find all the extensionless files named photos using the command:
find /usr/local/apache/htdocs -name photos -print0
I need to copy those files to the name photos.php in their same directory.
I've found a bunch of xarg examples for moving to other directories but I wasn't... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: dheian
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
if I have a tarfile called pmapdata.tar that contains
tar -tvf pmapdata.tar
-rw-r--r-- 0/0 21 Oct 15 11:00 2009 /var/tmp/pmapdata/pmap4628.txt
-rw-r--r-- 0/0 21 Oct 14 20:00 2009 /var/tmp/pmapdata/pmap23752.txt
-rw-r--r-- 0/0 1625 Oct 13 20:00 2009... (1 Reply)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Since am a bit new to shell scripting, can anyone help me with this problem please.. i've been struggling with it since 2 days. :(
I have a directory lets say myFolder and within it I have sub directories let say myFolder1.tar, myFolder2, myFolder3, etc. I need to write a shell... (12 Replies)
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ich just uploaded a file to the forum and found that the tar.gz extension for files is not allowed... i renamend the file to *.zip but tar.gz is a common format in the unix world. is it possible to change that?
DN2 (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: DukeNuke2