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Good afternoon, I am an Oracle DBA that is a bit stumped on the sudo and viewing historical commands. In the past on solaris 10 we would all first use our own username and password to putty to our unix box. Then in our /home/"my username"/.profile file it is setup to use sudo -u oracle for us to... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: cptkirkh
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hello, I find a trick to avoid pressing ESC without key-maping in vim. I am pleasure using this method, because ALT key is very comfortble for thumb to press.
What's the trick? the ALT key.
When you are in INSERT mod, press
ALT+l switch to COMMAND mod without... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vistastar
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
i remember sometime back working in unix, when u dont recall a complete file name..u hit ESC key couple of times and actual complete name of that file which u looking for , gets visible
For this to be enabled , do we need to make any entry in .profile file.
In my current project, am... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: sureshg_sampat
I try to use my xterm from SUSE 11.1 as vt100/200 emulator. Problem is that my application sends the CSI as 8bit (0x9b) instead of the ESC+[ commands. With the default settings, xterm doesn't recognize this character as CSI, but prints an inverted question mark
CSI works when I... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: tritigr
I am hoping someone can help me with this little riddle.
I have an oldish Epson ESC/P2 which I connected to a solaris10 box, with 2 queues, 1 with the solaris print filter so I can print from Solaris (works fine), and a second raw queue so that windows machines can print to it.
The raw queue... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: gdommett
We have migrated one of servers from RH 2.1 to RHEL5 , some of the scripts on our machine use escape sequence to print output . Om RH 2.1 we were using echo
echo "\033ERROR, which would give output ERROr in red . However the script does not work properly with RH5 and gives
\033 as output . I... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: amit1_x
I'm an HPUX/Linux guy, who appreciates occasionally hitting the Esc key for Auto-fill...
Does sunOS have anything like this?
This is my 1st post, and I didn't want to waste it :D
manuel (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mr_manny
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am quite used to program this way and its frustrating when you find
that the utility is not there anymore...in the new system.
I used give this in the command line
this used to give all the files starting with k one by one as I keep hitting the return key.
like if I had 10 files... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: navin10
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a request that is simple, but I can't figure out how to do it. I have a unix file that I want to append the following string to the front of the file
to the end. I know that I could do something like
cat... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: beilstwh