A closed source version of UNIX. Named after the company that originally created it, Santa Cruz Operation

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sco openserver rm cobol 85 old program [on hold]

I'm having an accounting program that was running with rmcobol 85 under sco openserver 5 and I want to run it under ubuntu how to do so
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Mounting HTFS Disk on Linux

I got my hand on a harddrive that contains a SCO Openserver 5 and I need to access the data inside. Is there any way I can just mount and start copy-pasting the files? I've googled around and mostly ...
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How to test remote loop back in bluetooth

I have small in-house device running on linux platform with bluez libraries. I have created a sco connection with Jaber Easygo device and everything works as expected. I mean I can play music on my ...
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How to Add rules to IP Filter (Firewall in SCO)

I need to add a rule (allow any to any port 22) to my firewall, so that I can ssh remotely into my machine. I have had a look in the SCO OSR600 Documentation and I cannot find anything in there that ...
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Unable to find headers in GCC

I am trying to compile a program using GCC in SCO, and I am unable to find the ctype.h file. I have managed to find the other files that were missing when compiling, like string.h etc. I was getting ...
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Installing SCO OpenServer 5.0.7 Maintenance Pack

I have had so many issues on how to download, extract and install this software on SCO. And I'm sure there are loads of people having or had the same issue as I am having. So the question is, how do ...
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Data Extraction from SCO Open server 5

We have a very old database running on SCO Openserver 5 and we need to export data in CSV format for Excel in order to import to a Windows based system. How do I access the system to start ...
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Install Compiler, GCC, in SCO

I am having difficulty trying to install the GCC compiler in SCO, but can't get it to work. I have used an FTP to transfer some files (.tar.gz) to /u/test/installgnu/ and I extracted the files, but ...
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How to get the group that a user belongs to in SCO

I can see how to add a user, but is there a way to get information on a user, such as the group that it belongs to?
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Setting BASH as the default in SCO

I have tried countless times, trying to get bash as the default shell in SCO, and have failed. I have tried the following: Installed Bash - using bash-2.05a.pkg Installed Readline - using ...
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Unzipping a TAR file, causing an error

I am trying to unzip a .tar.gz file using tar xvzf, as hhaamu said in his answer to my other question about Installing GCC on SCO. When I type: bash-3.1$ tar xzf gcc-2.95.2pl1-dist.tar.gz tar: z: ...
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Gaining root privileges in SCO

I am learning Linux for work, so am still a bit rusty on the edges. I need to change the folder permission of the directory /opt, and I know in Linux, you do the following: chmod 775 /opt I get a ...
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Change Owner of Folder in SCO

How can I change the Owner/group of a folder in SCO? I did: ls -l and got the following: ... drwxr-xr-x 9 root root 512 Jul 2 10:09 opt ... I have tried: chown /opt But that hasn't worked. ...
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Enabling shared Folders in SCO 5.0.7 on vmplayer

I have installed SCO 5.0.7 on a VMware Player VM on the Fedora 9 host system. In VMWare Player, i found an option to share folders between Fedora9 an SCO in Virtual Machine Settings. I enabled this ...
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Data extraction of entire DB on SCO Openserver 6

Firstly apologies if this question seems like a wall of text, I can't think of a way to format it. I have a machine with valuable data on (circa 1995), the machine is running UNIX (SCO OpenServer 6) ...
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Ubuntu Linux and SCO UNIX OpenServer

Can Ubuntu Linux run SCO UNIX OpenServer 5.0.7 applications like filePro? Can I use CTAR to copy application directories from a CTAR backup tape to Linux Ubuntu?
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Which Unix is considered the vanilla Unix and which Unix's are just Unix rather than Unix-like? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What exactly is POSIX? What is Unix now? Are they only the Unix’s developed by Bell Labs or do the SCO ones count too? Are there others?
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Extracting / Installing a TAR file

When I extract a tar file using this command: tar xvzf gcc-4.7.1.tar.gz (This is the directory the tar file is in: cd /u/test/GCC-4.7.1/) The files were extracted but they are in /dev/... (see below ...
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How to Download from an FTP site

I am using: SCO_SV scosysv 3.2 5.0.7 i386, and I am trying to download ssh and install it. But the only way I can do it, is by using FTP. I have tried the following: # ftp ftp> ftp2.sco.com ...
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/usr/include/stdio.h:140: parse error before `__gnuc_va_list'

I keep getting this error, when trying to compile my C program in SCO (using gcc). I have had a look on Google, and found this other forum: Linux Questions, and that guy had the exact same issue as I ...
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Backspace Acting like Enter in Bash

Whenever I type a mistake into my SCO machine, using bash, I press backspace and it is like pressing enter, but doesn't execute the command. e.g. bash-3.1$ ifcomfig "(backspace)" bask-3.1$ But if ...
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.profile in SCO

Where can I find the .profile in my user's logon in SCO? I am needing to edit it, so I can add a PATH to it, so that my PATH loads up in start up. I have to add: echo $PATH ... as I have already ...
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display sco unix 5.0.6 samba usage

Is there a command on sco unix which will show which files are being accessed by the samba process ? Something like lsof in linux maybe, or similar.
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How to uninstall java from sco openserver 5.0.6?

I have installed Java (J2SE 1.3.1_21) by following this tutorial: http://www.anyang-window.com.cn/in-the-sco-openserver-506-installed-on-j2se-13106-development-environment/ Now, I want to uninstall ...