1. Márcio Rezende

    Solved Dialog: prgbox there is no output (no echoing output)

    Hi, pals. I'm trying to convert an old bash script that runs normally in cygwin and linux. For some reason the same command is not working on my FreeBSD box. It is just one line that supose to echo command output when used with command dialog --prgbox. If I use eval to execute bash (forking...
  2. N

    bash and undefined symbol

    Hi All, The other week I ran in to the following error. I hope this post helps someone. After upgrading to bash-5.0.18. We saw one of the following errors while trying to use bash Undefined symbol "rl_signal_event_hook" referenced from COPY relocation in /usr/local/bin/bash Undefined symbol...
  3. daBee

    nginx Passenger Shell Logins && Associated Errors

    Hi folks. I hope this is the proper place for this thread. I have an nginx/Passenger/Sinatra situation. I've sent over a website to my server, and nginx has no user set. I've been told NOT to run it as root, but that's been highly disputed and it's never a clear answer. So because of...
  4. NapoleonWils0n

    Other Switch audio device script

    I just knocked up a little bash script to switch audio devices because i use i3wm instead of Desktop like gnome I have 3 audio devices, the built in speakers, headphones and a usb dac So i created a script to easily switch audio outputs called switch-audio, which lets you see the current...
  5. vermaden

    HOWTO: Ghost in the Shell - Part 2

    I would like to share HOWTO in Ghost in the Shell series about efficient working in the UNIX shell environment. Ghost in the Shell - Part 2
  6. spython01

    Shell Duplicity backup script not running via cronjob

    I am running FreeBSD 11.1-RELEASE-p10 and trying to schedule a cronjob to run a daily script which will use duplicity to backup my ~/Documents directory to an Azure blob. The script (~/.duplicity/ reads as follows: #!/bin/bash # the true variable values are in my real script...
  7. fullauto2012

    Shell DB backup Script

    Not real good with scripting. But, I through my hat in the ring. I was in dire need of a DB backup script that wrote to an inserted, but mostly unmounted rdx drive, regardless of mount situation. I also needed it to keep sanity in that backups older than 30 days needed to be pruned. Logs needed...
  8. I

    Can Java execute bash script by default?

    Can Java running on FreeBSD execute bash script by default? I'm getting this error: Caused by: Cannot run program "/exo/platform-public-distributions-develop/plf-community-tomcat-standalone/target/platform-community-5.0.x-SNAPSHOT/platform-community-5.0.x-SNAPSHOT/addon"...
  9. daBee

    Bash Login Profile Read Order

    I rely on a bunch of aliases and directives in my user (admin) ~/.bash_profile. I quite often have to enter superuser to get some stuff done efficiently. I would like to source /home/rich/.bash_profile but I am having no luck finding which file to shove that directive in for it to happen upon...
  10. daBee

    Exit to user from SU in bash script

    Is there a way I can initiate a script as root, then exit to my normal admin user (sudoers) to accomplish further tasks as the user? I tried exit but the script stopped completely. Things like RVM like to be installed using the user.
  11. Preacher

    Shell 'Garbage' output during script execution (via cron)

    I have this script which checks for updates on my host system and on my jails: #!/usr/local/bin/bash PATH="/sbin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/usr/games:/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/root/bin" # Updaten en rapporteren Ports Tree host system: portsnap cron update && { echo -e "Packages te...
  12. fullauto2012

    Shell Strange Bash problem

    While debugging a script I wrote for backups I noticed some strange problems. I snipped out the log directory sanity part of the script to show you and I'm hoping someone can shed some light on this... root@Washington:/usr/home/tim.falardeau/LOGS # ls 20160806.log 20160813.log 20160820.log...
  13. fullauto2012

    Solved Bash script - Keeping alive Authpf session

    I have a small network behind a static IP. That static IP is running with authpf anchors which redirect traffic through the firewall to the proper internal machine for rsync purposes. I one machine behind the firewall currently for testing and authpf is working fine... I am writing to script in...
  14. A

    Weird behaviour (df/mv command not found

    Hi guys/gals , I've upgraded my install after latest sec. advisories ( 10.3) and now I'm getting df : Command not found mv : Command not found PATH seems to be fine. Also calling it with /bin/df gives me the same output. Anyone with the same problem?
  15. G

    Searching issue

    Hi everybody! First up, sorry for my bad English. I don't found a simply way to collect the Apache errorlog's old directories... I have FreeBSD 9.1 with Bash. The Apache error logs are within each domain directory (for the users): /domains/[domain]/errorlog/[YEAR]/[month]/[day] I need a...
  16. fullauto2012

    Shell Bash Script Anomoly

    root@Washington:/var/SNAPSHOTS # uname -a FreeBSD Washington.XXXXXXXXX.XXX 10.1-RELEASE FreeBSD 10.1-RELEASE #0 r274401: Tue Nov 11 21:02:49 UTC 2014 amd64 root@Washington:/var/SNAPSHOTS # bash -version GNU bash, version...
  17. daBee

    sudo su Login Bash Shell

    Hi folks. I'm trying to set some root aliases in .bash_profile, but they are not loading when I sudo su. So, that file isn't being loaded, even though I'm in the bash shell. In ~ I have the following options so far: -rw------- 1 root wheel 797 Dec 26 12:42 .bash_history -rw-r--r-- 1...