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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a months worth of data that I need to separate into weekly files. There is a date column with dates in the following format: YYYYMMDD.
I'm thinking I can create the weekly files by using a grep command combined with an IF command and specify each day of the specific week I'm... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cwl
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please have a look at below examples. Why do these 3 sed commands deliver the same result? Especially, why are there 4 "x" in the result instead of 3?
echo "abc" | sed 's/d*/x/g'
echo "abc" | sed 's/d*/&x/g'
echo "abc" | sed 's/d*/x&/g'
Thanks for... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Werner Gross
I am new to solaris, have a basic question.
I have to check for patch 137111-04 (as prerequisite) for installing Oracle.
# patchadd -p | grep 137111-04
# patchadd -p | grep 137111
Patch: 137137-09 Obsoletes: 120741-01 120986-12 120992-02 121008-02 121274-01 121414-01... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mubeenmd
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
sorry for being dumb here, but is there a way my for loop can take an entire line of a file into consideration instead of each word in a line... ill explain
if i have a file like this
# cat list
and a script that does this
# cat list.sh
... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: hcclnoodles
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
i'm doing this in one terminal:
nc -lu 7402
and it appears to start listening properly, then in another i do this:
echo "hello" | nc -u localhost 7402
and nothing happens on the listening terminal - what am i doing wrong?
thanks. (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: peterworth
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a basic question,,
i am in a directory called
ocuut1@france>mv itsa_tcs itsa_tcs_old
mv: itsa_tcs_old: rename: Permission denied
i am logging as the owner of the file.
when i am doing this i am getting the above error of permission denied.
I know... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: namishtiwari
Could someone tell me the command to find out the OS version which will give 12 character not the 9 characters(which is usually machine id).
uname -i gives machine id and uname -a is more comprehensive way to look.
Thanks! (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: catwomen
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hello all. Let me start off by saying I know a little more then it seems by me asking this question... here goes
I have an old 486 box and I want to start messing around with unix. I've been taking classes for 3 or 4 years in c programming in unix, so I am used to the commands and such, but I... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: robherms
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
hey...when i type who...what does "pts" field mean???
eg pts 0 etc (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: urwannabefriend
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have some basic doubts. Can someone clarify in this forum?
eval ' tset -s -Q -m ':?hp' '
eval ' tset -s -Q '
what does it exactly mean in .profile?
2) what are 'nobody' and 'noaccess' usernames in /etc/passwd file.
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: asutoshch