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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
While transferring file from FTP software like Filezilla the files gets corrupted.
Is there any way I can check if the recently transferred file is in ASCII and not corrupted. I have tried using file -i filename command which does tell if the file character set is ASCII or binary... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Khan28
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Would you please help me with a UNIX command that would check if file is a tar file.
if we dont have that , can you help me with UNIX command that would check if file ends with .tar
Thanks in advance. (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: sanjaydubey2006
3. Red Hat
Unexpectedly i entered wrong entries in .bash_profile for my user which has administrative permissions. So, i am getting errors for every command. I dont have backup file also, so any body can help me how to recover it.
Mastan (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: mastansaheb
I work on solaris 8, 9 and 10 platforms and have encountered an error which is my wtmpx files appear to be corrupted as all entries contain the date 1970 (the birth of unix).
Now this is obviously not the case, so my query is:
1 - Can the existing wtmpx files be manipulated to... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: drestarr96
5. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Hello. I`m writing a bash script who archive log files and send them to backup server. I need some kind of checking mechanism for *.tar.gz files.
I found something like: gunzip -t file.tar.gz //Not output from it.
And for tar: tar tf file.tar.gz //Only lists archive
1.) I need make a... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: jabalv
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
4 files are returned when i issue 'find . -mtime -1 -type f -ls'.
However, when I issued the below command:
tar -cvf test.tar `find . -mtime -1 -type f`, the tar file only contains the 1st file -... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ahSher
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Preparing for a move to a new server, I needed to offload about somewhat over a gigabyte of newsfeeds that my website collects, and that I had been saving on the server. I tarred them and zipped them into about a dozen smaller files of about 150Mb each. All seemed well. I downloaded them onto my... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: JohnTinker
Do you know the meaning of...
"crw-rw---- 1 informix informix 64 0x020001 Jan 21 2004 rifxroot"
I don't know what the first "c" means. Furthermor, if I try to copy this file (rifxroot) it appears a message:
"cp: cannot open rifxroot: No such device or address"
I don't... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kaugrs
Our HP box was hacked and the passwd file has been altered,there are only 2 user accounts active,and these dont have any administrative rights.I need to edit the passwd file to correct the su and root entries.
Does any body have any suggestions as to how i can do this with out the root... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: cantona7
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
How can I detect a corrupted file from a script (ksh)?
Martin (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: starless