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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I am creating a file with all the source folders included in my git branch, when i grep for the used source, i found source included as relative path instead of absolute path, how can convert relative path to absolute path without changing directory to that folder and using readlink -f ? ... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sekhar419
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am able to list all the filenames under a directory & its sub-directories except blent.tar on Linux
find "/tmp/" -type f | grep -v blent.tar | rev | cut -d '/' -f1 | rev
libjavaplugin_oji.so... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mohtashims
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to convert
Relative Path - /home/stevin/data/APP_SERVICE/../datafile.txt
Absolute Path - /home/stevin/data/datafile.txt
Is there a built-in tool in Unix to do this or any good ideas as to how can I implement this.
-Steve (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: qwarentine
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
HOw can I create a tar file with relative paths
find . -depth -print | xargs tar -cvf /tmp/file.tar ?
Thanks to all who answer (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: BeefStu
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I was wondering if there is a way to access some NFS symlink files that are set using absolute paths from Windows?
On windows/cygwin, I'm able to access relative path symlinks but not the absolute path symlinks.
Assume on Linux (mylinux):
ln -s... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: andredz
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a script in which i want to print absolute path of the same script irrespective of path from where i run script.
I am using
echo "pwd : `pwd`"
echo "script name: $0"
echo "dirname: `dirname $0`"
when i run script from /my/test/dir/struct as ../test.sh the output i... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: rss67
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can someone cofirm that I have got the paths correct here? :confused:
$PATH_TO_YOUR_IMG_DIR = '/temp_images';
#$PATH_TO_YOUR_IMG_DIR = 'home/public_html/Midwich/temp_images';
Thanks (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: stubie
I have a .tar file which required untar to the new location. I list the content with –tvf its listing the files which are inside the tar, when I am extracting he file from tar its working fine, however once I am trying to extract the file at the new location I am unable to do so. I... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: kumarmani
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a file with about 60 lines of path:
I want to change this to /my/path/goes/here/app-defaults/boxXYZ, but of course vi doesn't like the regualr :s/old/new/ command.
Is there any other quick way to do this?
Thanks ;) (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Yinzer955i
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Here is the drill,
I am using a script to login to a remote ftp, and put and get files. My question is: I want to login and automatically change to the same directory I am in on my machine. I can not use $home, pwd or anyother env variable (that I know) since the names of the machines are totally... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: sierra_aar