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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hopefully this doesn't come off as too much of a "newbie" question or a flamebait. But I have recently begun working with a Sun Solaris box after having spent the past five years working with RedHat. From what i can tell, thing look fairly similar and the 'man' command is some help. But I've... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: deckard
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Somehow someone created a file named '-ov' in the root directory.
Given the name, the how was probably the result of some cpio command they bozo'ed.
I've tried a number of different ways to get rid of it using * and ? wildcards, '\' escape patterns etc.. They all fail with " illegal option --... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: GSalisbury
3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I am facing an interesting aspect of find command...
to be clear, we are running a small web server with oracle 8i database and Oralce9iAS on Sun E250 with Solaris 2.6
Over a period of time, the free memory ( displayed in 'top' utility ) drops down.. we could relate this to dedicated... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: shibz
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I apologize is this is somewhere else but I did look....
Is there a command to goto position # x within the VI editor? I've seen where you can search for a particular char string but I need to go to position 200 within a record (tired of counting positions)...:)
Thanks in advance... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: hedrict
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
echo 'it's friday'
why appear the > (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: yls177
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I asked a similar question earlier and got a very good answer but a new doubt came up. This is a few lines of a '/sbin/ifconfig' command on my PC:
RX packets:3781025 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:1941909 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
Does the RX and TX packets... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mint1981
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wonder how I shall read the result below, especially 'what'
The result was shown when I entered 'w'.
E.g what is TOP? What is gosh ( what does selmgr mean?)?
login@ idle JCPU PCPU what
6:15am 7:04 39 39 TOP
6:34am 6:45 45 45 TOP
6:41am ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Aelgen
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am kind of new with Unix and I really need some help. Can you please tell me what the 'whatis' command is? and what does it do?
Let's say that I have a file which I want to delete, what command will I need to use?
If I have a directory that I want to delete all files from what command do... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: mischiefdemon
I need to compile a file,but 'make' does
not work.please tell me how to use it or
need which tools? (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: dsun5
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
when ever i type it in it always looks like so
echo $file | sed 's/~/\
how can i get it on one line? (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Optimus_P