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Old 11-27-2006, 03:04 AM   #1
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how can create shell script

Hello all,

how create shell script
or i want to take backup of oracle from exp utiltiy
so i want first create shell script then schedule every night 11.00 o'clock through cron tab utility ...but how can i do that...

plz. reply

i am newbie for linux... so i cann't ....

Old 11-27-2006, 03:07 AM   #2
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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.
Old 11-27-2006, 04:22 AM   #3
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hard to explain to you, generally you must understand all single command (and I assume you know).

4 step to create a script
1. create a file

2. edit the file, example as below list all files in /etc:
ls -a /etc
3. save the script

4. set the script executable
chmod +x
To run the script, simple type ./ in command prompt. It will show you the results.

Please convert it to suit your need. About the scheduling you need to use cron. This one later, don't make you confuse.

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kstan if a moderator says a thread is going to be closed please do not post in that thread because once its locked nobody can post anything in it. Cheers.
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