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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wrote a simple script, that basically wait for a *.dat-file in a certain folder, which is always a zipped file and extracts it.
It worked before and i changed nothing in the script, but since last week i have the problem, that it doesnt extract files containing a space. How do i make... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: blend_in
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a folder with files and I have to process them in a loop. However the filenames have space characters, so the list get split.
$ touch "File Number_1"
$ touch "File Number_2"
$ ls "/tmp/File Number"_*
/tmp/File Number_1 /tmp/File Number_2
I tried following (sorry for using the... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Wernfried
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a list of filenames in the format with Spaces in the filename.
As an example :
Sample File 1.txt
Sample File 2.txt
Sample File 3.txt.....I have about 100 files like this.
I am trying to create a block of code or use an available command to a) Create a file b) Put in some... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ban3rj33
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to move/copy the files inside the loop into a directory .
I tried the below code and the issue is the data is not copying into the created directory but the files are copying into another file
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: smile689
I am copying a tar from windows7 to Solaris with filezilla i could see, some characters in the name of the file get deleted.
I could see only substring of the filename
eg: original filename :abcdefghijklmnopqrstu.h
i can see like abcdefghijklm
solution to this problem is highly... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Revathi R
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have files with filenames as below.
SGM Daily Sales Email-en-us-05312012.xlwa
I want to rename it in .xls. I am writing a script to change this, as there can be multiple files in subfolders.
I have the following script.
for oldfile in $(find... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mac4rfree
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I've a problem. Here is the code:
echo "enter a file name"
echo "file exists"
cp $a $a_bkp
echo "file doesn't exist"
when executed the o/p is:
enter a file name
cp: missing destination file (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: sam_bd
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a text file containing files in a directory structure i.e.
/project/hr/raw/jcpdatav/jcpjoiners200507... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mr_crosby
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am having difficulty copying files from one dir to another due to a space in the names of the file with an extension .rtf
There are a group of files and the command am using is
cp `ls -rt /wlblive/home/whiops/ops/RTFs/*.rtf|head -20` /wlblive/home/jamshed
Since the files are... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: jamshedj
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
When I run following script
mv `ls -trF | grep -v / | tail -10 ` ~/directory2
works fine with filenames not having any space but runs into issues with filenames that have spaces tried with $file variable still doesnot work. Can someone help me (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: asakhare