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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am kind of confused, when to use .bash_profile or .profile
I have just created a user on a test server, with:
useradd -u 103 -d /fretagi -m -s /bin/bash fretagi
but now in its home dir I have:
-bash-3.2$ ls -al
drwxr-xr-x 2 fretagi other 512 Dec 5 15:54 .... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: fretagi
In Solaris , What entry should I add in my .profile file in home directory so that every time I don't have to give
Sudo's full path like
/usr/local/bin/sudo as well as /usr/sbin/ping
and it will be Great help if you could tell me how to know what should be added.
Please Advice.... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: manalisharmabe
I am interested in doing some heavy video work. I have a ADVC 110 Video capture device, which I am using to capture VHS video tapes, which I will convert on the server to DVD format and burn to DVD's using DVD production software. I will also take the captured video file and split it up in parts... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Marcus Aurelius
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am working on Solaris machine.
I have to add a cron for some operation, nut in SSH terminal crontab -l shows all related crons, but crontab -e instead of opening vi editor shows some number.
Could any body tell what can be issue? (16 Replies)
Discussion started by: nixhead
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need help in settings to Hp-UX , Solaris , AIX-UX ..
I worked on Linux previously ... now i am working on Hp-UX , Solaris , AIX-UX ..
up/down arrow , to see history of previous command (basically to modify ) and few keyboard keys are different ... so i need to set .profile , .cshrc , ... to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: girija
I'm attempting to setup rootsh on Solaris 10 to log the activity of users who require root access. However it does not appear to be sourcing root's .profile file even when run with the '-i' option. I was wondering if anybody else has run into this and might have a solution.
Thank you. (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: kungfusnwbrdr
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to modifying the root user .profile file, but I cannot find it.
If I do the command "echo $SHELL", i get /sbin/sh
Where is the .profile located at? Sun's doc says the users home folder. I'm logged in as root, but when I go "/home", I don't see it :(
Please help (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: annointed3
I have created a custom nologin shell named nologinksh that looks like this.
DATE=`date |sed 's/:.. .*//'`
LAST=`last -1 |grep "$LOGNAME.*$DATE"`
if ; then
echo "Remote logon is not permitted."
... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: woodson2
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
hi , i added ls -F to .profile. and i need to do ./.profile for the effect to take effect BUT i didnt and YET the next day when i came to work and log in, the changes took effect. i am on aix.
thanks (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: yls177