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is there a way to overwrite what I have typed in rather than having to hit enter and re enter the command?
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as i have to deal every day with .log and also .csv files,
i would like to know if there is any way to suppress "do you wish to overwrite (y or n)?" prompt with the option no for all prompts,
the command i usually run is the following,
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I had just a question about my Bash Script I'm currently writing.
The script I have writes some text to a output file. After I write to the output file I send the file to another server to do
some stuff with it.
After the file sends in the script, I don't need the output/txt... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: mrm5102
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I've been looking for a way to overwrite files only if both have the same size, how could I do this? any help is very appreciated.
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How do you overwrite a directory with another directory? I know you can delete your directory then copy your directory over, but I would think there would be a way to do this in one step. (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: cokedude
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my script is:
awk '...mycode...' file1.txt > file2.txt
and i want to overwrite file2.txt eachtime I run this script. but it says:File exists! :( I have tried
awk '...mycode...' file1.txt >| file2.txt but it again says:Missing name for redirect! :confused::confused:
what is this? (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: gc_sw
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i have a file ver.sql with the following contents , Here i need to put a in the next line of END statment .
So iam doing the following
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Discussion started by: mhdmehraj
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I checked the knowledge base before posting this question.
is there any way by which you can ALWAYS ALLOW file overwrite in AWK?. i.e. an option similar to noclobber in Korn shell.
I don't to check for files existence and remove them. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Moon Noon
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im using the following to copy a file to a directory, the user being prompted to overwrite if the file already exists in that directory,
cp -i myfile /home/brief/bin2
but this reveals the path of the directory when being prompted to overwrite (below)
cp: overwrite... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ali999