I execute a script that splits a big file into little files. Immediately afterwards I ask if (-f *filename) then .... Sometimes the script doesn't finish so the if doesn't work. I tried sleep but ...
I know almost nothing about Unix. I use commands like cd, rm, mkdir, cp, get, put, etc., and then simply run scripts that other people have written. I had opened C-Shell and was running a script and ...
Normally dot files are not included for wildcard expansion: % echo * Applications Desktop Documents Downloads Library Movies Music Pictures Public bin If I explicitly ask for dot files, I get them: ...
Just looking for the difference between 2>&- 2>/dev/null |& &>/dev/null >/dev/null 2>&1 and their portability with non-Bourne shells like tcsh, mksh, etc.
My school has our Linux accounts using csh/tcsh by default. I, however, have a lot setup on my home bashrc and I'd like to use that at school. BUT there's also some important stuff that happens in our ...
My administrator says that my default shell is set to bash, but $ echo $SHELL /bin/csh $ Is the default shell related to the SHELL variable at all? Is not, what is the variable used for?