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1. Homework & Coursework Questions
1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data:
Get each of these programs to run. Prove that you've done this(use script). Give a description of each program along with sample executions.
These are the exact programs we were given.
2. Relevant commands, code, scripts,... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: FaTaL
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Suppose i run passwd via bash shell. It is a suid program, which temporarily runs as root(owner) and modifies the user entries.
However, when i write a C file and give 4755 permission and root ownership to the 'a.out' file , it doesn't run as root in bash shell. I verified this by... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: syncmaster
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
unix and linux does not makes executable files for all the programs.
it compiles it and executes it whenever require.
at the time of booting the system, how kernel compiles those c programs without "gcc". (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: anandgodse
4. OS X (Apple)
I just upgraded to Snow Leopard and some of my programs no longer work.
I need a good DVD ripper/encoder. I was using Handbrake and Mac the Ripper but they no longer work on my MAC. They also don't have a newer viersion that works with my OS.
Can someone help by giving me a suggestion? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: bitlord
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi does anyone know some good shell scripting programs, like visual studio for C++/C#? (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mack1982
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have installed a program and put the stuff on
However when I run a script it gives an error
GMT Fatal Error: /home/chrisd/Dimech/GMT4.5.2/share/PS_font_info.d: No such file or directory (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kristinu
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a simple question. How do make it so i can lauch a program from the shell. For instance I want to install firefox 2 and I wanna launch it with ff2 in the terminal, so i tried this to my .bashrc file:
and its not working as I would hope. anywho,... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: SeamusHC
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
how to write pipe for finding out the login names and login time of the users whose login name begins with p. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rameshparsa
If you have a few c programs to compile, from a make file, how can you tell which program is compiled first. Descriptively, you may have:
objects = main.o xyz.o 123.o abc.o
target : $(objects)
$(CC) -o $@ $(objects)
Does this mean program xyz is called within main,... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rachael
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I notice that (Mandrake) Linux and Windows do not seem to operate alike in terms of installing third party software.
Windows, on one hand, creates icons and adds items to the Start Menu, with the help of the InstallShield--or equivalent, of course, but Linux, on the other hand, seems to care... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: helvetica