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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How to remove directory of a particular user (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: pspriyanka
Hello my friends,
I have a directory called
when I try to delete it, it tells me no such file or directory.
Then I tried to run this command:
It tells me the directory name, it is: log_old1\177
I tried to remove it using inode, using this... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mohannad
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want to remove the remove bracket sign ( ) and put in the separate column I also want to remove the repeated entry like in first row in below input (PA156) is repeated
ESR1 (PA156) leflunomide (PA450192) (PA156) leflunomide (PA450192)
CHST3 (PA26503) docetaxel... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: manigrover
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
By Mistake i created a directory named "-lrt" in one of my working directories and now i am not able to delete it , please suggest hw to delete this directory now ?
Thanks in advance. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: neeraj617
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have some empty files that were created from a script I ran that I cannot delete using the rm command.... any ideas as how I can delete them?
-rw-r--r-- 1 schroeks x_exp 0 Jul 21 08:24 rrd15CEC
-rw-r--r-- 1 schroeks x_exp 0 Jul 21 11:37 rrd15CEC
-rw-r--r-- ... (20 Replies)
Discussion started by: freddie88
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I can remove blank lines at end of file using following code
for files in `ls * 2>/dev/null`
sed -e :a -e '/^\n*$/N;/\n$/ba' $files > newfile
mv newfile $files
How can I change above code, so that it recursively executes that code for all files under a directory? (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: ruchimca
Hello, somehow a directory called -r was created on one of my servers and I can't remove is using either rm or rmdir. Is there a way to remove this directory? Thank you.
-David (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: dkranes
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm new to this forum, so I did a quick scan of the FAQs to see if my problem had been addressed already, since I believe it is probably a very common need. I was surprised that I did not see anything obvious.
I need to remove all files from a directory that have a last modified date... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: 2davidc8
I have to move a lpar from one 671 to another (aix 5.2 ML 07)
when I run mksysb, It alway hangs with "archieving file list"
I've tried to exlude every directory, but still not working
the only thing that can be a problem, is a hardlink directory
normally it should not be possible to... (4 Replies)
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How can I remove a non empty directory. ' rmdir directory_name ' complains that the directory is not empty. The same problem happens with ' rmdir directory_name/* '
Thanks (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: babayeve