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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
was looking at a script wrote by someone and when I try and run it in ksh it gives me an error. Could ksh version be a problem or is there something wrong that I'm missing, when I run it from the command line it works. Thanks!
results=`sudo -u admin ssh... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: akechnie
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
first of all: I do not want to become a hacker. you cannot do that. you cannot learn that from a book.
Don't think I'm some kind of a script-kiddie.
now that's settled let's start.
I've been trying around with a lot of OS lately.
I have backtrack5 installed on my notebook,... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: Dr. Nick
3. What is on Your Mind?
Please excuse my indulgence.
Thank you MG Siegler and Steve Jurvetson. But most importantly, thank you Steve Jobs.
The world has lost a genius. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Scott
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Ok so I am working on a command that is going to do a Dig @ a certain IP address which is enclosed in a variable.
Now I thought I had this figure out because it works. The problem is that it does not ALWAYS work.
the variable is IP=192.168.1.1
the commands I have tried are
dig... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: MrEddy
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there anywhere I can find a complete table of all characters that must be escaped by the various UNIX shells and scripting languages?
It seems every command/shell/scripting language has different rules about what characters must be escaped.
I do a lot of searching and... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: troym72
6. What is on Your Mind?
well, Wine is simply amazing.. I love it.
the filesystems are great too -- never having to defragment, and not slowing down in time.
I love the power of BASH.
but.. I had a vision. a crazy dream.
what if, we could develop an installation system for Linux.. working pretty much... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ialoq
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm using a PERL cgi script that uses rrdtool to make graphs. I can't get the syntax correct to use a degree sign (alt+0176 like this °) and also using a variable.
If I use single quotes, I can't call the variable. If I use double quotes, there is an extra symbol (Â) before the ° which goes... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: audiophile
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I've created a script in csh that takes a file and checks it for mispelled words. Im almost done but I need to do two more things but I need help.
First, when displaying an incorrect word to the user, I need to show the line of the input file that contains the word.
Second,if the user... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: hckygoli31
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
oK, i know for sure that code = Y and var = N but no matter what this always prints ignore, never valid???????
if test "$code"="$var" ... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mich_elle00
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Could be stupid, but I can figure out... I have a script that downloads a file from a http server ( virus definitions file ). The thing is that when I run it from the console (bash) works fine, but when I put it in the root's cron it doesn't, and it generates a core file.
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Discussion started by: piltrafa