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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I do have question for un tar a file. I have several 'tar'ed files. For example: SRS.tar.bz2. I was trying to untar them in a linux server using the command:
tar xvjf SRS.tar.bz2
It worked perfectly. but when I open this file in my mac computer all the files are extracted into a... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Lucky Ali
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i am able to change the mode using chmod and able to change permission.
but i am not able to change group and ownership. getting as invalid
can any one help me regarding this . (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: satheeshkr_cse
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a problem with a particular file, that seems to have some kind of lock on it, that takes around 1 hour approx to timeout. I have used lsof and nothing has an open file handle on it, yet I cannot open it. My user/group owns the file and I can create edit/delete files in... (6 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have records like this
supplier,product, persons involved
i want to write a command which displays values like this
for firstname.lastname@example.org if there are n number of... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: trichyselva
Hi i have written one backup script in linux workstation.The backup script will do zipping files and moved to the backup directory(i,e /net/ts-bcn/sb_backup/sand).
#So while moving zipped files to the backup directory i am getting some error like this
error:mv:failed to preserve ownership... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: yogks
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I need a command that to copy files from others and to keep files' ownership.
Example: I copy file.txt from users "abc" to my local, and file.txt is own by user "abc" in local.
Thanks in advance! (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: need_help
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Dear Folks :-)
I want to rsync some files between some servers and preserve files owner and group (not UID or GID), in some machines UID and GID are differents, for example:
a) In the rsync server:
# stat vbseo.php
Size: 26758 Blocks: 56 IO... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Santi
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
does a command exist to add users to more than one group?
i think the usermod command can do this but i'm not really sure. past ways of me doing this has always been to just hack the /etc/group file and put the user in whatever group i need him to be in. however, vi..ing files like /etc/groups... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Terrible
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Need help with an issue. The group ownership of files on my Solaris system is getting changed automatically. Could someone tell me the reason why? And how could I correct it? One more info- everytime the ownership changes, it changes to "x".
Thanks :confused: (1 Reply)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
What command allows you to display a list of the userids of all the other users in a group, regardless if they are logged in or not? (3 Replies)
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