Problem with script execution from a DHCP eventview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi, I'm installing a DHCPD Server with the packages from a distro SLES11 SP1 (dhcp-server-3.1.1-7.12). And a DNS Server with PowerDNS: pdns-recursor-3.3-1 pdns-static-3.0-1 The DHCP update de DNS Server, but PowerDNS is not RFC 2135 compliant, and I have to update the MySQL register from PowerDNS with a script, when the leased is changed. This event is reached with the DHCP event managed in.. (HowTos)

Diff with exceptions Questionview story

http://www.unix.com – So I'm currently developing an automated test system and I'm verifying my results by running a set of baselined data through and comparing the output (which is in a txt file) to a baseline results file. So of course I'm just using the diff command. Unfortunately each time I run the test there are 2 values that are changed. (HowTos)

Shortcut for fast recursive removalview story

http://unix.stackexchange.com – Sometimes I want to delete large swaths of temporary files recursively, and recycle the directory name without waiting for the command to complete. (HowTos)

forcing packages in aptview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – 1.I sometimes go through synaptic and force packages,the version of packages that I want,what is the apt command that do exactly the same thing in cli?-both apt-get and aptitude-how can I force packages through cli?2.whats the aptitude equivalent of --apt-cache policy-- command? (HowTos)

Installing Canon LBP2900 problemsview story

http://askubuntu.com – I am using Ubuntu 11.10 64bit I tried to install my canon printer LBP2900 using several methods but the printer didn't work and I have this written in printer states : Idle - /usr/lib/cups/filter/pstocapt failed and when typing this command captstatusui -P LBP2900 this what i get : (captstatusui:2432): Gtk-WARNING **: Unable to locate theme engine in module_path: "pixmap", (captstatusui:243 (HowTos)

borked grubview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi, noob here. I decided I wanted to dual boot PCLinuxOS and wasn't really thinking about things when I installed and allowed PCLOS to install its own grub, overwriting #! on the mbr. After I messed that up, I just figured I would try to get #! on the new grub and leave it be. (HowTos)

Assign default password to new users in Solarisview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi All, I am working on a Solaris 10 machine and now working with a user creation script. (HowTos)

variable from commandview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi, I'm trying to use a variable I receive from a command in my script but it doesn't seem to work. Code: cat $1|sed -n 's/.*\(|.*|.*|\).*/\1/p'|sed 's/|\(.*\)|.*|/\1/' I need the output from that as my var. I tried with = before the command and after but that didn't seem to work. $1 is file a were it filters out a string of text with sed. Solutions? (HowTos)

Help in code logic for merging 3 filesview story

http://www.unix.com – Hi all, I have a requirement to merge 3 files which has different record count. Ex: File1-SOUTHLANG Code: 01;HINDI 02;TELUGU 03;ITALIAN 04;KOREAN 05;ENGLISH File2-LANGDET Code: INDIA;80 SOUTHINDIA;60 ITALY;100 File3-LANGYEAR Code: 400;VERYOLD 1200;OLD 200;VERYOLD I have merged these files using paste command as Code: paste -d ";\0" SOUTHLANG LANGDET LANGYEAR > (HowTos)

WoWLAN under Linux 3.1 with N-1030view story

http://serverfault.com – Linux 3.1 has added support for WoWLAN, and as far as I understand my card Intel Centrino N-1030 supports WoWLAN. (HowTos)