Category Archives: Shell Scripts

Shell Scripts

Here is How I Built my First RPM

I was building a rpmpackage for Tengine the Dynamic Module loading Nginx fork. As usual since there was a no decent tutorial I decided to write my own. Warning: DO NOT try as root for obvious Reasons First Install the necessary packages. sudo yum install rpm-build sudo yum install redhat-rpm-config Create the rpmbuild directories [userid@hostname […]

Expect

Dowload expect.pm from ubuntu and install using dpkg packahe manager 1. Expect * a program to control interactive applications o it maybe possible to control interactive applications from other scripting languages as well + python, perl * expect programming is very easy compared to perl! o crackers use expect to try and gain access to […]

Shell scripts for remote administration

The most useful way to administer multiple servers A good tutorial on Shell scripting http://bash.cyberciti.biz/guide/Main_Page Useful Shell scripts for remote administration can also be found on the link below http://www.ibm.com/developerworks/aix/library/au-satdistadmin/index.html To find the size of large files on the remote server ssh user@server du -h -a -c /path/tofile |grep ‘G|M’ Shell script to get Information […]