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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a way to have a user be prompted for a password to open a file? I am trying to protect a bash script from being changed. Thank you :). (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: cmccabe
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
newbie to Linux,
is there another way to zip a file with a password other than using 'zip' command? (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: mined
i have around 20 backup files tar.gz with sensitive data. The sizes of these files are from around 200MB to around 20GB
I want to secure these files so no one can read, use its contents. only me
the method of encrypting, password protecting them should be fast, so for example in... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: postcd
I have assignment to create script to compress file as .ZIP with password.
I don't know the command line in AIX. It's very new for me.
I'm try to use zip or tar but I don't have any option for encrypt with password.
Please kindly suggest me.
Thank you very much.
Multidev (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: multidev
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm working on Solaris 9 and i need to unzip a password protected zip, which i can do using
zip -Ppassword filename
however when i have done what i need to do with the file is to zip the file back up with a password. Zip on my system is version 2.3 and does not support this?
How can... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: Pablo_beezo
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to zip a file with password protection.
I have read all or atleast most of the threads on the website, but couldn't come up with a solution.
I am running ZIP version 2.3 on HP-UX but I dont see the -P (password) option. I read somewhere that free versions of zip don't come with... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: pintu
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm wondering if there is a way to zip a file and password protect it non-interactively.
zip -e will prompt for a password but I don't want a prompt. This needs to be done automatically as part of a shell script.
I'm using the zip command because the will be unzipped by a Windows machine. ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: savage66
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
i work with backup, The below script runs and tar the user specified dir and put it in a backup machine. can any one help me to modify this in such a was that the tar file generated can be given a users specific password so that it can have high security.
KINDLY LET ME... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: pradeepmacha
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have created a PHP page that I use to clean files on my machine. I would like to leave the file there but I want to password protect it so that I am the only one that can run it from the shell. Does anyone know how to do this? Thanks.
-Cam (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: perryl7
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I just want to know if there's anyway to protect any tar file with a password that requierd when somebody want to extract that tar.
thanks in advance
Abdulkarim (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: geoquest