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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Apologies in advance - out of my scope here but would love your help.
I have the following command on destination system to copy data from one system to another:
rcmd "cd data; find . -print|cpio -ocB" | dd ibs=5k obs=5k|cpio -iducmvB
I am looking to run a once off command from the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: depn
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am trying to use touch command to create 1200 .txt files. I am using this, but it is not working.
touch `seq 1 1200`.txt
Siddhesh.K (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Siddheshk
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am transferring files from one unix server to another, after transfer of a file i want to touch the same file name in another directory in the destination server.
How can i touch a file when i am in ftp prompt on the source server.
Thanks in advance (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: nick1982
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I changed some of my files in my hoem directory to old dates using the touch command like this
touch -t 200805101024 file name
but after using this command the date changed properly but it displays like below
-rwxr--r-- 1 fincntrg fingrp 193619 May 10 2008 vi.pdf
I... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: thelakbe
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a touch command in my script which creates / updates a file TODAY. Then i try to find the list of files which are newer than this TODAY file.
touch `date '+%m%d'`0000 TODAY
find . -name "*csv" -newer... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: arunkumarmc
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is there a way to do...
if neither newdir and newfile exists?
man touch tells me there's not (?)
Is out there another tool to do that?
Thx in advance! :b: (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: funyotros
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can any one provide answer for the below 3 requirements,
grep "name" file.txt > file1.txt
rm -f file.txt
mv file1.txt file.txt
as per abov,
a pattern grepped in file.txt and the content moved to again file.txt
My need is i want the timestamp of file.txt before chaning and... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: prsam
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
This might be the stupidest question ever but here it goes, i need to create a file with the name Hello! It's $s It using the touch command
but whenever i use
touch 'Hello! It's $s'
i get s is undefined
touch Hello! It's $s
i get ' unmatched
Please help ^_^ (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: wsn
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
hello everyone i am new to this forum and was wondering if you all could help me out.... i am looking for a touch command that can touch directories as well as files that does not involve sygwin... any and all help would be appreiciated :D (3 Replies)
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am wrkin on HP Unix .. can any1 let me know da usage of Touch command in shell scripting (1 Reply)
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