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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am busy trying to re-write a shell script that was written way back.
I need help with these codes:
# Process switches
if ; then
echo "usage : process <optional instance>"
What does the above code mean?
What does these $? -gt 1 mean?
Then I have... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Phuti
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
basically i'm tired of hitting the left arrow a few dozen times when correcting a mistake or modifying a history command
i'd like to use vim style key shortcuts while on the command line so that a 55 moves the cursor 55 places to the left...
and i want all the other vi goodies, search of... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: marqul
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am working on HP-AUX Unix machine.
I need to find a file whether it has been updated in 15 minutes.
Please help me with the command.
I am using Ksh (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: chinniforu2003
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to log into a remote server transfer over a new config and then backup the existing config, replace with the new config.
I am not sure if I can do this with BASH scripting.
I have set up password less login by adding my public key to authorized_keys file, it works.
I am a little... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bash_in_my_head
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have two seperate files with a column og data about item 277 and 289 in each. Fx:
How do i get the second input for item 277 (i.e. -.098272) and add or subtract it from the similar second input from... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Wenani
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am doing this simple script using c shell and korn shell. The commands I use are fgrep , ls, and also some redirecting. Is there any difference in using both of these commands in c shell and korn shell? Thanks and sorry for the stupid question. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: EquinoX
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need to know these UNIX Shell Commands with the appropriate parameters.
List the files in current directory beginning with extension .har. (% ls .har)
View text file "hosts.copy" which spans multiple screens.
Execute the batch file "tapeeject.bat"
Copy all files from current... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: pilgrimnoir
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am having one situation in which I need to run some simple unix commands after doing "chroot" command in a shell script. Which in turn creates a new shell.
So scenario is that
- I need to have one shell script which is ran as a part of crontab
- in this shell script I need to do a... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: hkapil
I want to include some shell commands in my c program in linux.
thanks in advance
esham (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: esham
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to be able to run a script on one server, that will spawn another shell which runs some commands on another server..
I have seen some code that may help - but I cant get it working as below:
send "telnet x <port_no>\r"
expect "Enter command: "
send "LOGIN:x:x;... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: frustrated1