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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Actually I have many pictures with diferent name and size around 2000, I need generate a copy of them from one list of alias. The structure of the list is something like this:
RandomnamE.png... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Tapiocapioca
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to create an alias cpage4 and create a postscript file
For example I want to call
which creates the file file.ps
I have written like this but don't know how to continue
alias cpage4 '/usr/bin/mpage -m40 -4AHP- \!* (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: kristinu
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a way to create alias for commands and store then in a location where a certain group can run them. I also want anybody in that group to be able to add alias. I don't want them to access the /etc/environment or /etc/profile files to do so. If there needs to be a line added in either of... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: daveisme
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to create an alias for the the connect statement.
I want to replace "CONNECT TO DBNAME" to "CONNECT TO DBNAME user USERID using PASSWORD"
I thought i will add an alias in the .profile.
But its not working. May be because i am trying to create it for 3 words instead of one... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mac4rfree
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am using Solaris 9 machine. I am unable to create any aliases.
I gave the following command:
alias ls='ls -ltr'
It did nt give any errors. But next time, I use ls, it is working simply as ls but not like ls -ltr.
I am not having admin permissions. Is it the reason. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mumashankar
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, I just need a simple UNIX command to send out over ARD that will create an alias to an application and place it on the desktop.
Thanks (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: yodomino6
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
how do you alias a command... Like say I wanted kitten to exicute the command whoami. how would I do that?
Thank you for your time. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mars8082686
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to create a command alias. I know what shell I'm
using, I just don't know which file to inter the command alias.
When I type "echo $SHELL" the output is as follows:
If I'm correct, this is the bourne shell. Does anyone know which file to edit in this particular shell? Thanks. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: cstovall
I want to create an alias that will grep the passwd file for the logged in persons username and then it will return the password file entry. I want to pipe the whoami info to the grep command. I have created the following: % alias whopw grep... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mozark
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, i want make 1 alias with two commands include to do two things at the same time like this:
ex: do finger and last at the same time with only one word finla or something.
/home/seba > finger dustin
Login name: dustin In real life: Dustin Feldman
Directory:... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: seba