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2. Red Hat
I have noticed some performance issues on my RHEL5 server but the memory and CPU utilization on the box is fine.
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I've building a bunch of bash scripts, and am thinking about "converting" to perl, and have a couple questions first:
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4. Red Hat
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5. UNIX and Linux Applications
I'm running a simulation (programmed in C) which makes calls to gnuplot periodically to plot data I have stored.
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6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am an entry level programmer with no formal training in computer science. I am trying to enhance my conceptual knowledge about operating systems in general.
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to set my minimum password length to on Linux and AIX.
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to use the csplit file on a file that contains records that have more than 2048 characters on a line. The resultant split file seems to ignore the rest of the line and I lose the data.
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
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