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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi! I'm trying to do this:
I'm using seq for this:
seq 1 20 > filename.txt
How do I get the "-"? I've tried -f per man but can't get anything to work. Also, is there an easier or better way than using sequence? Thanks! (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: TonyBe
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I've FTPed some text files from windows to my Linux workstation. I'm finding that the characters for quotes (") have been replaced with control characters <93> and <94>. and apostrophes (') have been replaced with what looks like control character <92>.
I have attempted the following... (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: larryjmoon
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
pattern matching porblem.
I have a file with lines like this:
hdisk2 blah 03
hdisk3 blah 03
hdisk21 blat 06
hdisk23 blah 06
hdisk210 blat 06
So I want to grep for just hdisk2, but I get back as you would expect
I tried several... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: adder2
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm looking to write a script that takes a certain directory and gzips all its files that are older than 2 days. I've done some research but for the life of me, I can't even get any files gzipped. Any help would be greatly appreciated! (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: adrockrocks
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Could anybody tell me if I have several files which each one it has this pattern name:
name1.dat name2.dat name3.dat name4.dat name10.dat name11.dat name30.dat
If I would like create one like:
If I do:
paste name*.dat > name_total.dat (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: tonet
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file name in this format
I need to cut out the _00 out of the file name everytime. It could be _00, _01,_02, etc ....
How do I cut it out to look as follows?
ABC_WIRE_TRANS_YYYYMMDD.DAT (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: lesstjm
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to check through all of a certain type of file in all main directories, and find the top 10 that are taking up the most space. How can I do that? I was thinking like du *.file | sort -n | head (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: wallacer
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
this is the simple question, please help me!
the question is: how to send exactly 50 ICMP Echo request packets with 500 bytes of payload to 126.96.36.199?
I tried to use ping -F 500 188.8.131.52, but it didn't work.
Thanks! (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: kikikaka
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Ok guys. Thanks again for your help last time but I am in need of your experience again. I wrote this script:
# List either files or directories in individual accounts
# using 1, 2 or 3 with invalid
case $1 in
echo select 1 to see the FILES in your... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: catbad
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Simple question. How do I convert a unix text file to a dos text file?
Helen (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Bab00shka