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General UNIX discussion FAQ Index

FAQ Index

FAQ Title Author Date Rating/#
Virtual Domains and Email under 5.0.6   faq80-1893 uctken 8 May 02 --
How do I get all the processes related to a PID ?   faq80-4604 PHV 17 Dec 03 10.0 / 1
How do I read information off a tape when I don't know the format of the tape?  faq80-414 cspilman 16 Jan 01 8.1 / 7
How should I ask a question?   faq80-1425 pcunix 4 Jan 02 8.8 / 6
 

Account Manager

FAQ Title Author Date Rating/#
Why Account Manager does not work?   faq80-4703 mkbppt 12 Jan 04 --
 

Books

FAQ Title Author Date Rating/#
"HP Certified" by Rafeeq Ur Rehman  faq80-434 MikeLacey 29 Jan 01 4.3 / 16
HP-UX Tuning and Performance   faq80-556 MikeLacey 15 Mar 01 6.0 / 9
SSH Install and Config Cookbook - ssh with no password  faq80-5600 rkirkw 6 Jan 05 10.0 / 1
 

ftp scripts

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Cron FTP Script   faq80-965 abovebrd 3 Aug 01 6.1 / 14
ftp Shell Script   faq80-772 bjverzal 29 May 01 6.8 / 19
 

History

FAQ Title Author Date Rating/#
Describe the development of the Unix Operating System  faq80-211 MikeLacey 1 Sep 00 1.5 / 2
 

Installation

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Why should I divide into separate file systems?   faq80-1495 pcunix 26 Jan 02 7.9 / 7
 

Kernel Tuning

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I've added more ram, do I need to increase swap?   faq80-1360 pcunix 16 Dec 01 6.7 / 3
How can I get the value of autotuned kernel variables?   faq80-1347 pcunix 16 Dec 01 5.5 / 2
Why is my system slow?   faq80-1361 pcunix 16 Dec 01 3.0 / 6
 

Linux

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How can I telnet from SCO to Linux without the colors messing things up?   faq80-1354 pcunix 16 Dec 01 9.5 / 2
How can I transfer SCO accounts (passwd information) to Linux?   faq80-1355 pcunix 16 Dec 01 6.7 / 3
 

Networking

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Why do I get "portmapper is not responding" errors?   faq80-1359 pcunix 16 Dec 01 8.0 / 5
How can I force the speed and duplex settings of my NIC (or check what it is now)?   faq80-1390 pcunix 22 Dec 01 2.0 / 1
How do I set up DNS   faq80-1426 pcunix 5 Jan 02 8.8 / 5
What can I check if I can't ping other machines?   faq80-1383 pcunix 21 Dec 01 4.3 / 4
Why doesn't ping stop?   faq80-1349 pcunix 16 Dec 01 10.0 / 2
Why use "netcat" for HP printing?   faq80-1788 pcunix 15 Apr 02 --
 

Processes

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What is a Zombie Process and Should I be Worried That I Have Some?  faq80-422 MikeLacey 23 Jan 01 7.1 / 10
 

Reference

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Where is the ___ command on this version of *nix?   faq80-2370 simanek 22 Aug 02 1.5 / 2
 

Renaming Files

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How do I rename Multiple Files?   faq80-1346 pcunix 16 Dec 01 10.0 / 2
 

Routing for Open Server

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How do I set a default route or other static routes?   faq80-1436 pcunix 9 Jan 02 6.7 / 19
 

Shell

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Why does my screen get confused if I login in UPPER CASE?   faq80-1362 pcunix 16 Dec 01 10.0 / 1
Can I change root's login shell?   faq80-1365 pcunix 16 Dec 01 --
How can inactive users be automatically logged out?   faq80-1351 pcunix 16 Dec 01 8.0 / 1
How do I get any date relative to today (in ksh)   faq80-4801 PHV 2 Feb 04 7.0 / 2
What is the SCO command to do ???   faq80-1437 dietz 9 Jan 02 9.2 / 17
When shou;ld I use kill -9   faq80-1352 pcunix 16 Dec 01 6.0 / 2
Why doesn't kill -9 work?   faq80-1353 pcunix 16 Dec 01 5.5 / 2
Why doesn't CTRL-C interrupt my programs?   faq80-1350 pcunix 16 Dec 01 10.0 / 1
 

Shell Scripts

FAQ Title Author Date Rating/#
find all child and parent processes of a PID  faq80-1744 gregorweertman 18 Dec 06 10.0 / 1
functions to create arrays and display their contents   faq80-1573 RobJordan 25 Nov 02 6.2 / 5
How do I eliminate ^M   faq80-1911 olded 11 May 02 8.7 / 6
How do I get any date relative to today (in ksh)  faq80-4800 PHV 2 Nov 12 8.9 / 8
How to calculate yesterday's date in a Shell script?   faq80-2236 vikramkalsi 25 Jul 02 5.9 / 7
Perl script to save an email attachment to disk   faq80-4138 aixmurderer 9 Sep 03 10.0 / 1
Script to send attachments with sendmail.   faq80-1843 aixmurderer 29 Apr 02 9.5 / 13
Script to send single attachments using sendmail   faq80-1844 aixmurderer 29 Apr 02 7.4 / 5
 

Software Installation

FAQ Title Author Date Rating/#
How do I install a BTLD on a running system?   faq80-1358 pcunix 16 Dec 01 --
How do I make the manual pages work for things installed from Skunkware?   faq80-1363 pcunix 16 Dec 01 --
How do I find out the names of BTLDs on a BTLD diskette?   faq80-1357 pcunix 16 Dec 01 --
I installed gcc from Skunkware but it doesn't work?   faq80-1364 pcunix 16 Dec 01 --
I've downloaded a driver.dd or driver.img file, what do I do with it?   faq80-1356 pcunix 16 Dec 01 --
 

System Recovery

FAQ Title Author Date Rating/#
How can I change to a different SCSI controller?   faq80-1382 pcunix 21 Dec 01 9.3 / 3
How do I recover to a root disk replacement if I have a cpio backup.   faq80-932 stanhubble 24 Jul 01 8.8 / 8
How do I reset my root password if I forget it?   faq80-1366 pcunix 16 Dec 01 8.1 / 16
 

Terminal Emulation

FAQ Title Author Date Rating/#
How can I fix an application that doesn't work with SCOANSI?   faq80-1348 pcunix 16 Dec 01 9.7 / 3
 

Theory

FAQ Title Author Date Rating/#
What is a UNIX process?   faq80-1746 MikeLacey 8 Apr 02 9.1 / 7
 

Tips and Tricks

FAQ Title Author Date Rating/#
Configuring sudo   faq80-1623 adamf 12 Mar 02 6.0 / 7
Creating a bootable Ignite DVD with a USB writer  faq80-7119 reclspeak 29 Dec 08 --
Debugging SSH key authentication problems  faq80-6934 Annihilannic 11 May 08 --
Housekeeping Old Files  faq80-5793 columb 8 Apr 05 4.0 / 1
How do I calculate yesterdays date?   faq80-953 MikeLacey 1 Aug 01 8.8 / 20
How do I extract System Resource Details from the Kernel?   faq80-1184 MikeLacey 18 Oct 01 7.2 / 21
How do I get all the processes related to a PID ?   faq80-4602 PHV 17 Dec 03 9.5 / 4
How do I Interact With Oracle's SQL*Plus?   faq80-2224 MikeLacey 23 Jul 02 10.0 / 1
I've lost my root password!!  faq80-227 MikeLacey 13 Nov 02 6.1 / 13
Mounting ORACLE CD in HP-UX   faq80-1250 patel 7 Nov 01 7.6 / 5
Moving to Trusted Systems and the root password   faq80-2054 jollyroger 18 Jun 02 3.0 / 1
password with no echo   faq80-1903 vgersh99 10 May 02 7.2 / 5
Patches to replace PFS   faq80-4185 GeoffTorres 17 Sep 03 --
vi editor quick reference   faq80-2326 mok123 15 Aug 02 8.6 / 14
 

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