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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying for several hours now to create an egrep command to grep the number of lines containing a specific text from a text-file but seem to have an error somewhere.
The Textfile contains several thousand lines and has the expression "Lastname" in several lines.... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Donzo
2. Windows & DOS: Issues & Discussions
This command works when I type it on but when I run the batch file it doesn't..any ideas why?
attrib.exe * | find /c /v "" >filecount.txt (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Grueben
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am using SunOS
I want to serch my previous command
from unix prompt
(like on AIX we can search by ESC -k)
how to get in SunOs
urgent help require. (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: RahulJoshi
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
How would I go about writing a 'Mad Libs' type program using Ruby?
Any examples would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks! (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: greeky
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I wanted to compress a directory which I did with:
tar -czvf backup15062007.tar.gz backup15062007/
I knew that you could specify the compression level with gzip so I then did:
gzip -cvf9 backup15062007.tar.gz backup15062007compress.tar.gz
Now I know this probably won't... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: patwa
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I've noticed most of my postings here are because of syntax errors.
So I want to begin compiling a large txt file that contains all the "man <cmd>" of the commands I most have problems with. I ran a "man nawk >> nawk.txt" but it included a header/footer on each "page". Anyone know how I'd be... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: yongho
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have been writing a script to automate some work for myself and have come accross a problem. I cannot understand why it doesn't work, but then I am new to both Unix and Korn shell hacking! Here is the problem:
I want to interogate a file for a number and store that number in... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: alarmcall
Greetings, and thanks for having such an interesting forum!
I currently have 3 Intel boxes running 2000, and two HP boxes running HP-UX 10.20. I am very inexperienced with the Unix/Linux world. I have several problems, mainly in getting them all networked together. I am constrained to keep a... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Menace