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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
can someone tell me what could cause an application not to startup? I'm getting calls from users saying they cant' startup a particular application. how do I troubleshoot this?
i tried doing ps -ef | grep (application)
i saw the application running. now, am wondering, would it be safe to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: TRUEST
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
echo 'it's friday'
why appear the > (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: yls177
5. UNIX Desktop Questions & Answers
Currently attemting to load Solaris v8 onto a laptop, but having no luck with the display settings. Need to know which video/display settings work for a Compaq Presario 1200xl 325 model...
I am using the default low-res type settings to get a black and white picture with huge icons.
Been to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: StaleMate
6. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Can anybody help me?
I am developing a utility for automating message paging to a BT alphanumeric pager.
I am using a USR 56K Fax-modem connected to /dev/cuab on a Sun Ultra-10. I am using the UNIX 'tip' utility to connect to the modem and I have configured the modem as follows: Baud Rate:... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mybeat
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 Advanced & Expert Users
could tell my anyone where solaris 8 stores the logs about shutdown/halt command. I found no entries in syslog, but there more logs directories.
probabaly a stupid question, but fast help would be great!
patrick (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: mrsaint
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
If anyone can tell me the difference between the three or where I can find more info I would appreciated it. I see alot of companies looking for people with knowledge in Unix but every time I try to find information about it I see Linux instead.
Is there a market trend in these operating... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ITmommy