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  1. #1

    Need script help part II

    Ok I guess u understand Im in the middle of final exam. LOL
    My first q is how am I gonna be able to find out the capacity of a floppy disk?

    What these two commands do and whats the difference?

    find ~ -type f -exec grep -l $1 {} \;

    find $HOME -type f -exec grep -l $1 {} \;

    and 3rd how are these bellow related?

    ls –lR /proc

    ps ax

    I checked that link mutha has posted and it looks promising.Something any noob needs I guess.
    Thank you.

  2. #2
    Linux Guru AlexK's Avatar
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    Feb 2005
    it is against forum rules to ask homework questions.

    and doing it in the middle of an exam is really low.

    thread reported.
    Life is complex, it has a real part and an imaginary part.

  3. #3
    start learning over here next ~>
    Now what? You have Linux installed and running. The GUI is working fine, but you are getting tired of changing your desktop themes. You keep seeing this "terminal" thing. Don't worry, they'll show you what to do @
    <~ ~>

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    is it really low?
    Low will be if I wont try to get anwers to my questions
    I thought the Linux moto was share and enjoy.
    The learning process has no boundaries these days if u didnt notice.
    If you dont help me let someone else help.

  6. #5
    Linux Guru Cabhan's Avatar
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    Jan 2005
    Seattle, WA, USA
    Au contraire: the Linux community will help you to learn, but not to cheat. Furthermore, no matter what we personally believe, the LinuxForums rules explicitly forbid schoolwork questions:

    Dont give us YOUR homework questions - Don't be so bloody lazy. If you post your homework for someone else to do, don't be surprised if your post is removed. Asking for a brief pointer on a *particular area* IS ok. Verbatim copying of multiple assignment questions and attaching a note at the bottom saying "please help me" is not. We were all at school/college/university once upon a time, and we know what homework questions look like.
    Your exam is designed to see what YOU know, not what the community of Linux users knows how to do.

    Re-reported, just in case.

  7. #6
    Do you think my instructor cares how I get my answers?Actually he encourages me to get em by asking other ppl.
    But if your reply makes you feel better thats ok with me.
    I didnt ask your opinion about cheatin or lazyness anyways.

  8. #7
    Linux Guru loft306's Avatar
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    Oct 2003
    The DairyLand
    Closed locked ...ther rules say explicitly that we will not help with schoolwork
    ~Mike ~~~ Forum Rules
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