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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Being able to mark in an alias definition a point of minimal abbreviation, an old feature of VAX/VMS shell (DCL) would be really nice in modern *nix shells.
In DCL you used to be able to define an alias (in its own weird syntax) which would be something like this:
$ alias fuz*zyanimals="cat... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: unscripted
I need to rediret the directory location at run time as:-
If I type cd /dir1/dir2 then it should take me to /dir1/dir3 at run time.
Inside dir1, both dir2 and dir3 directories are present.
Could anyone guild me over it?
Shubham (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: shubh05
3. Homework & Coursework Questions
hi to all members in this forums .. Nice to meet you...
i only have a questions about command utility of "dd":
for example i will type:
this is my file.
and save it and type chmod a+x trial
can there be a way that instead of typing:
dd if=trial of=trial.copy conv=ucase... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: marahtia
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
alias rmv 'sh Example2.sh'
when i execute exapme.sh alias name not working.
how i solve this problem?? (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: arun508.gatike
5. Red Hat
is it normal, that the IP alias (service IP) can't be seen with ifconfig -a , as eth0:1 for example
the IP is on the node, you can ping it, and open ports for that IP
look at this:
# ip addr
1: lo: <LOOPBACK,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 16436 qdisc noqueue
link/loopback... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: funksen
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Here's my opportunity.... I want to turn off the * expansion, execute the shell script and have it see the arguement with the * and not all the filenames, and then set +f once the script is executed.
1) I have an alias set as follows:
alias scp='set -f; /opt/dir1/dir2/script.sh ; set +f'... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: hsamm
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a small question/clarification/doubt . Does anyone know how to provide alias in the mails that come from Unix servers.
Like i have a Unix server that generates status mails every hour for a scheduled job , it sends me mails with status with the ID in from field as... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: bsandeep_80
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can anyone tell me what is IP aliasing ? I do not know if this is the right place for this thread !!.
Thanks in advance,
Gideon. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: preethgideon
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
One small request. In UNIX/LINUX we can have our own aliases in .bashrc file. My doubt is when we add a new alias and if it is tried in already opened terminals it will not work, may be it is not going to recognise. Bit when we use the same alias in new terminal it will work. I... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: chanakyahere
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I tried looking for the answer online and came up with only a few semi-answers as to why file and directory names are case sensitive in Unix. Right off the bat, I'll say this doesn't bother me. But I run into tons of Windows and OpenVMS admins in my day job who go batty when they have to deal... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: deckard