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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Im trying to do move a file like this as mart of my script on Solaris
mv /path/to/file/file.txt ..
mv: cannot rename /path/to/file/file.txt to ../file.txt: Permission denied.
Im just trying to move it up one level using the following command on a bunch of directories:
find... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ideal2545
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
can anyone please suggest what is wrong with this command:
for i in ;
./setdest -n 15 -p 0 -M 5 -t 100 -x 500 -y 500 >>~/Downloads/Project/p0s0n15_$i.tcl;
cat... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: amithkhandakar
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
For some reason I can't figure out why I can't wildcard my find statement to check for anything with a wildcard after. I can before the -name but not after.
ie. find . -name *test works
but find . -name test* gives me the error: find: paths must precede expression
Usage: find ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: markdjones82
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
when we do an "ls -l" on a directory, we get the listing of the contents of that dir...
what is the meaning of some numbers...example in ;
-rw-r--r-- 1 idr supp 0 Feb 18 19:41 dmesg
drwxrwsrwx 2 root sys 96 Dec 27 15:31 test09
drwxr-xr-x 3 bin ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: cromohawk
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
When getting a listing of files using "ls -l", my output shows the permissions, #oflinks???, owner, group, size, month-day-time, and file.
In the example below, how would I know what year the file was last modified?
-rw-rw-r--, 28, root, root, 2048, Oct 28 15:10, somefile.txt (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: KGee
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Probably a really easy one for you guru's out there...:rolleyes:
I need to make sure the reverse address lookup daemon in rarpd, is running. How do I do so? :confused:
Did a grep for the process but couldnt find it, also looked in all the normal places, /bin etc...
Cheers (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: JayC89
Guys, ive been looking about , but obviously not hard enough, Where do i get AIX 5.3 from ?
DO i need to purchase it or is it free to download on a single user license ?:confused:
Thanks (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: wmccull
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Does anyone have detailed info on how to download the files. I go to www.freebsd.com and then i dont know what to do. I dont know why i dont know but im drawing a complete blank so is there anyone that can provide a step by step procedure for downloading/installing Linux? :confused: :confused: (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Corrail
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i'm dealing with a script and I have one question. If I have these:
tar xvf file.tar
I need the line that contains the command tar to wait until file.tar is completly downloaded, but it doesn't and continues with the next line... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: piltrafa
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
ok i decided to go with Mandrake so i went to the site to download it and that took me to a mirror site. ok. so once i get there were can i find the install file(s) that i need? i only see a series of folder and files. the ones that say intall are instructions but i don't see the files themselves.... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: justchillin