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6h
comment Bash script won't work on current directory
My guess is that * expands to directories too. Can you use something like rsync instead?
6h
comment How to kill a ghost process? AIX 6.1
kill -9 should not be used unless it's a shell. Before that try SIGTERM or SIGSEGV (I can't remember the decimal values for AIX).
7h
comment why can't we install application compiled for Ubuntu, on Linux mint, or some other distros with same kernel?
Have you tried ldd on a executable yet? What does it show?
8h
comment What is the difference between vim and vim-lite?
One thing I miss and that I need most of the time is syntax highlighting. So one of the first things after installing a new distribution is replace vim (which is vim-lite) my the full version.
2d
comment One-Liner needed: Stop httpd if running already & Start httpd if not running
Isn't it just systemctl restart httpd.service?
Apr
11
comment What can cause an item to be deleted from my bash history?
And where is the example where it doesn't delete the history?
Apr
11
comment Permission to execute denied for every file in /tmp:
Have you done mkdir -p /mnt/ram before that? You can put that directory anywhere else. I think /tmp and anything beyond is noexec for a certain reason.
Apr
11
comment Permission to execute denied for every file in /tmp:
mkdir -p /mnt/ram ; mount -t ramfs -o size=20m ramfs /mnt/ram eg.
Apr
11
comment Permission to execute denied for every file in /tmp:
Have you tired putting your ramfs elsewhere like /mnt/ram instead of /tmp?
Apr
10
comment Sqlplus: Command not found
Does the client,have an oracle client installed?
Apr
9
revised KSH/BASH Maximum size of an Array
Indented while loop.
Apr
9
suggested approved edit on KSH/BASH Maximum size of an Array
Apr
7
comment How to restore system after failed upgrade and downgrade
Can't you just boot the Live-CD, mount the defunct harddisk and copy your config-files to an USB stick?
Apr
7
comment Broken system after chmod -R 644 /
An article how to reset the permissions on /var only: blog.matoski.com/articles/… - I think a complete re-install is faster and cleaner.
Apr
5
comment shell script prompting for password but not taking it while doing tar
Your uploaded script doesn't have /dev/null in the line su - $FILE_OWNER -c "tar -zcf $TAR_FILE_NAME $FILE_NAME > 2>&1".
Apr
3
comment Can't use 2 interfaces at the same time
Instead of a second default route, can you use route add -net 192.168.42.0 gw 192.168.42.129 usb0?
Mar
31
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Mar
30
comment chmod + silent mode + how force exit code 0 in spite of error
Why is that upvoted? Suppress any unwanted output with 2>/dev/null and use set -e in scripts.
Mar
29
comment Syntax Error: unexpected end of file — Bash script
More in using the variable $words_read which is not set.
Mar
29
answered Syntax Error: unexpected end of file — Bash script