A quick question from my mail bag: How do I display or get the date when a file was last time accessed? The best and simplest way is to use stat command. It displays file or file system status such as: => File size => File type => Inode number => UID/GID => File access […]
This article explains – controlling the duration of scheduled jobs (at and cron jobs) under Linux using nice shell script tricks: Say you need to debug a pesky problem by running some traces for 30 minutes at midnight, or you would just like to use your Linux system as an alarm clock. This tip helps […]
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Most of you may be aware of old good DOS/2000/XP pause command. It is used display the prompt. It is used within a computer batch file and allows the computer to pause the currently running batch file until the user presses any key.