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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
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I want to create a user with all(read, write, execute) privileges except that user should not be able to create any new user from his login
to perform any task. (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: as7951
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to allow a user to enter in text and then store that text in a variable $gene to run in an awk command in which those values are used to run some calculations. I am getting syntax errors however, when I try. Thank you :).
The awk runs great if it is a pre-defined file that is used,... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: cmccabe
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi I'm trying to create a basic script that pauses for user input to verify a file name before generating the output.
I have numerous SSL certificate files which I am trying to determine the expiry date so what I'm trying to do is write a script so that is pauses to request the name of the .pem... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: Buddyluv
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have a script which takes input from user, if user gives either Y/y then it should continue, else it should quit by displaying user cancelled.
echo " Enter your choice to continue y/Y OR n/N to quit "
echo " user requested to continue "
##some commands... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: only4satish
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
echo "Enter file name of input file list along with absolute path : "
for string in `cat inputFileList`
echo " file does not exist"
From the above code, if the user enters a invalid file... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: i.srini89
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to make a shell script that accepts a directory input by the user. The program searches for the directory and finds if it exists or not. Then if it does exist, it outputs the number of files within that directory. Here's what I have so far.
echo "Please input a directory:... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: itech4814
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
So I have a loop that stated if a directory exists or not. If it does it prints the number of files within that directory. I use this code...
result=`(ls -l . | egrep -c '^-')`
However, no matter which directory I input, it outputs the number "2"
What is wrong here? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: itech4814
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have list of files named file_username_051208_025233.log. Here 051208 is the date and 025233 is the time.I have to run thousands of files daily.I want to put all the files depending on the date of running into a date directory.Suppose if we run files today they should put into 05:Dec:08... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ravi030
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to resolve a scenario where we prompt the user to enter 1 or more disk names.
From there we would run a command on each disk which would give its location.
This would allow us to create a list of disks at location A, a list of disks at location B,....etc...
Any help... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: annie
I am a newbe to aix 5.2. I want to specify the characters used by users while creating user in aix like specifying the length of the password
should i use some sript for that if it is then please let me know how to do this
if yes give me the link for the scripts.
Thanks in advance
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Discussion started by: Satya Mishra