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Old 10-08-2007, 01:37 PM   #1
combatseabee
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Power Surge and losing files


Hello,

I have a problem with files getting lost while transferring and getting a power surge the day before. What is happening is I have to transfer files from the day before to create an "End of Day." I use the Julian Date to refer to the previous date say for 10/7/07 I would use 07280 where 07 is the year and 280 is the Julian date. So when the server is transferring files at night and I get a power surge, the files are not there the next day. I need to create a script something like:

find eal*.n where n=date ...

Something like that, please help ???
 
Old 10-09-2007, 06:12 PM   #2
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you probably looking for '-mtime' option. But in any case google on 'linux find command tutorial' and it gives you a lot of examples how to use 'find' in very advanced fashion.
 
Old 10-15-2007, 08:25 PM   #3
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Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate.
 
  


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