Category Archives: Linux
awk is an interpreted language used for data processing and validation, generate reports and experiment with algorithms that can be ported to other languages.
awk name & History
The name awk comes from the initials of its creators: Alfred V. Aho, Peter J. Weinberger, and Brian W. Kernighan.
Original version of awk was written in 1977 at AT&T Bell Laboratories. Paul Rubin wrote gawk ( gnu awk ) in 1986.
Fedora 24 is releasing on June 2 and here are some prominent features of fedora 24 that you should know.
GNOME 3.20 – it incorporates many usability improvements like easier input device and printer settings, better search interface, shortcuts for keyboard commands and more convenient music controls.
This document contains an overview of the principal RPM commands for installing, uninstalling, upgrading, querying, listing, and checking RPM packages on your Red Hat Linux system.
This document uses apache rpm httpd-2.0.49-4.i386.rpm , as an example.
Setting up cron jobs in Unix and Solaris
cron is a unix, solaris utility that allows tasks to be automatically run in the background at regular intervals by the cron daemon. These tasks are often termed as cron jobs in unix , solaris. Crontab (CRON TABle) is a file which contains the schedule of cron entries to be run and at specified times.