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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Some question about the usage of shell scripts:
1.) Are the commands of the base shell scripts a subset of bash commands?
2.) Assume I got a long, long script WITHOUT the first line.
How can I find out if the script was originally designed für "sh" or "bash"?
3.) How can I check a given... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: pstein
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to install the latest version of LAST program (last.cbrc.jp) on my Windows64bit using Cygwin64. I successfully downloaded it and followed the instructions on how to install it. However, when I tried to run the command "make install prefix=~", I got this error, as shown... (0 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Does anyone have any idea of how I can make something like the code below run recursively?
I'll run it on a tree of directories all with different names and all containing a sequence of .dpx files. I've tried to do it using find and exec but can't get it to work right.
What it needs to do is... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: scribling
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
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Discussion started by: perl_beginner
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Through mailx command, we are able to send mail to all users within the organization but not outside the organization.
I need to work with Admin to configure it. Can someone tell me on what are the things needs be done to enable it.
i have checked the resolv.conf, it shows only... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ace_friends22
6. OS X (Apple)
Q1. I understand that /usr/local/bin means I can install/uninstall stuff in here and have any chance of messing up my original system files or effecting any other users. I created this directory myself.
But what about the directory I didn't create, namely /Users/m/bin? How is that directory... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: michellepace
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a problem I don't understand with fuser.
I launch a simple shell script mysleep.sh:
I launch the command fuser -fu mysleep.sh but fuser doesn't return anything excepted:
Then I modify my script switching from #!/bin/sh to #!/bin/ksh
I launch the command fuser -fu... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Peuj
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am quite sure that I am posting a question in the very wrong forum but I have to give a try. It's a question about UNIX theory. I don't have any clue of how to solve this question. If someone could kindly provide some good references or give me the formulas, it will be really... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ti_ma
I have a file system with 737 Go of data (oracle)
I want to add 230 Go.
IBM technician says to me that it's better (for performance) to backup the file system, rebuild it with the new 250Go and restore it....
737 Go to backup, it is not very simple... !!!!
You confirm what says the... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: pascalbout
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I just set up an ftp server with Red Hat 5.2. I am doing the work, I'm baby stepping, but it seems like every step I get stuck. Currently, I'm trying to set up a crontab job, but I'm getting the following message: /bin/sh: /usr/bin/vi: No such file or directory. I see that vi exists in /bin/vi,... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: kwalter