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Old 10-17-2012, 09:54 PM   #1
joedave
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Need to write a basic script that will change my ip address and subnet


I need help creating a script in fedora to change the ip address and subnet to whatever the user specifies.

I also need to know how to create an alias for the history command.
Thanks.
 
Old 10-17-2012, 11:27 PM   #2
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I am not much familier with Fedora, but I guess basic commands will work there..
1# For script, could you explain it little more? Why a user will need to change IP or subnet?

2# For alias, you can create it using alias command as follow:
Code:
# alias <command>=<alias-command>
E.g.
Code:
# alias history='h'
To verify it, use alias cmd to check all alias:
Code:
# alias
Or you can apend this command in your profile file (i.e. .login or .bashrc etc) to make it permanant. i.e.
Code:
# echo "alias history='h'" >> $HOME/.bashrc

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