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1. What is on Your Mind?
I've always used code tags for code but not for showing terminal input and output. I noticed a mod edited one of my threads and now I'm confused as to proper protocol.
Mike (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Michael Stora
2. IP Networking
Considering the configuration of an AP in the hostapd.conf file:
As GMK is used like a seed for the generation of GTK(Group Temporal Key), does setting a lower value for GMK timer enforce the generation of a new GTK right away or does the time interval for GTK have to elapse anyway... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Ms. T
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm working on a project that requires formatted text to be displayed on the screen plugged into a Linux machine. I want to be able to control this text via a bash script and format it in a particular font and size. Changing the background colour would also be beneficial.
Does anyone know... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: lcoor65
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a way to display the default answer when accepting input from the user in the unix script..
read $ans?"Enter y to continue n to exit:"
altough ans contains n the message doesn't display the current contents on ans .. you get
Enter y to continue n to exit: (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: flopster
stupid question (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: puttster
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am writing my own rm command in unix.
I prompt the user to type if he wants to delete a file and then read what he typed.
But how do i check what he typed?
This is my program so far:
echo 'Delete prog1.c (y/n)?'
if yesOrNo == 'y'
rm prog1.c... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: mskart
My knowledge of Unix input/output/devices is very hazy so could someone please tell me if the following is secure?
I log on to an account on a shared Unix server (Linux 2.6.18-6-686) using ssh (PuTTY). I start a python program and then type into it (python raw_input command) the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: pnp
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I used the command
osascript -e 'tell app "Finder" to display dialog "Hey!"'
to display a dialog box..it works fine, it displays a dialog box with 'OK' and 'CANCEL' buttons..i want to get the button returned value how can i do that using terminal command?
is there any command to get... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: keshav.murthy@r
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I tried searching for similar threads. Couldn't get any for Expect scripting.
I am trying automate a task which requires login to a machine. The user
would be prompted for the password. Now, I want this input to be hidden
from being displayed on the screen.
Is there... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: sudhir_onweb
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I entered the command cat 401328 in an attempt to see a file. Now, my screen is displaying machine language. The properties of the file say that it is a postgres application. Is there a command I can enter so everything gets back to normal?
Thanks, (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Debbie