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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Can anyone help me here:
I have to access server logs via putty and these logs file is a trailing file (continously updating) with ERROR and WARNINGS... I need to know if I can pull this trailing file to a local drive so that I can do some higlighting on some keywords through Notepad... (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: jitensetia
2. Homework & Coursework Questions
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1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data:
Devise a chain of filters using some or all of the following programs pr, cut, cat, tail to
display a numbered... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: hbell221
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi does anyone know how to create a file using the tail command? My book has this file I need to create and it says to use the tail command and that it is possible but I have no idea. Thanks. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: drew211
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
In my home directory, there are so many files. i tried to get the lastly created file by following command.
file=`ls -lrt MXOfiles* | tail -1`
As there are so many files, it displays
"$ : 0403-027 The parameter list is too long."
Can someone tell me how can i get the recent file... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: JSKOBS
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I just need a small help. I have this simple script to check a huge list of IDs if they exist or not on a server. Before running I have tested it with only 5-6 IDs. Script works fine.
But what I need it should not display the message of command's error message. That means if suppose an ID... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: raj100
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
My query seems to be silly but Iam unable to find where the exact problem lies.
I have a script to unzip set of files
here is the script
Count=`cat /home/gaddamja/Tempfile | wc -l`
Filename=`cat /home/gaddamja/Tempfile |tail -$Count | head -1`
cd... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: jagadish_gaddam
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to capture actual error message in case the commands I use in my shell script fails.
ls -l abc.txt 2>>errorlog.txt
In this case I understand the error message is written to the errorlog.txt and I assume its bacause the return code from the command ls -l abc might return 2 if... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: prathima
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am getting few messages when trying to run my script from the following lines in the script
The messages are as follows:
testing.sh: OBLIGOR_GROUP_ID: 0403-012 A test command parameter is not valid.
testing.sh:... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: skyineyes
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I was wondering how can I do this
I have file myfile.txt
wc -l is: 5 000 000
I have to remove first 1 000 000 lines from header..
I tryed with tail -4000000 myfile.txt>newfile.txt
but it does not work...
any help?? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: amon
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have found a interesting thing about tail command:
when I tried to use 'tail -1 *' to look at every file with the current derectory, I only got one line of result of one file.
But if I use 'head -1 *', I would get multiple lines.
Is there a way to do get multiple lines with 'tail -1 *'... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: whatisthis