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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have users that print files to selected printers. Instead of creating one function for each printer I would like to have just one and passing the files to print as well as the wanted printer. The following code does not work, of course.
I'm expecting that $1 is the list of files to be printed... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: emare
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi guys, man bash doesn't help much here nor does the WWW.
(I have discovered there is technically no limit to a bash array.)
I am thinking of adding a new full manual inside AudioScope.sh.
A few questions here.
The main question is, assuming I go ahead with this idea:-
Is there a limit... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: wisecracker
I need to somehow pipe the password to a command and run some SQL, for example, something like echo $password | sqlplus -s system @query01.sql
To make it not so obvious, I decided to try out writing a small C program that basically just do echo $password. So now I just do x9.out | sqlplus... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: newbie_01
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I came across and unexpected behavior with redirections in tcsh. I know, csh is not best for redirections, but I'd like to understand what is happening here.
I have following script (called out_to_streams.csh):
echo Redirected to STDOUT > /dev/stdout
echo Redirected to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: marcink
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to use echo in CSH and getting an error.
I want to use to tell the user which parameters are optional.
set msg2 = " -Inmod= -Nxz= -Varp="
echo $msg2 (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kristinu
I've search the forums regarding posts similar to this already but can't find the suitable response. Am actually looking for something very trivial I think. I just want to mask/obfuscate the a.out file and run it like a normal UNIX program. I've look at gpg and encryption but it requires... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: newbie_01
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello, I'm only taking Intro to UNIX in school right now, so please bear with me. My problem is with a sort-of recycle-bin rig I've created for fun. I'm using Ubuntu 9.04, I am the admin. (only user, actually) of this computer. I'm using this script in ~/.bashrc
# if files exist, remove contents... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: jzacsh
8. What is on Your Mind?
As a mind refresher, I was thinking to start a new thread for ONE LINERS....funny/weird or any technical one liners....
Let me start first......
#The Unix Guru's View of Sex
unzip ; strip ; touch ; grep ; finger ; mount ; fsck ; more ; yes ;... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Rahulpict
9. What is on Your Mind?
With so many different flavors of UNIX and Linux available in the world, choosing the best one for yourself, your family, or for your organization can be such an overwhelming and rather difficult decision to make! :eek:
If you were a salesman and you had to decide the best UNIX/Linux distro for... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: MrrrrrNiceGuy
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
My script prints a few varibales as each it reads each line of a text file and then prints them on screen, however iam having problem in aligning and sorting them.
what happens is this
Last First Number
Mark leo 87798798... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: shackman66