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Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-14-2008, 11:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,576
Posted By newdaddy
FINALLY, I have the answer I was looking for. ...

FINALLY, I have the answer I was looking for. Here is a correct alias that uses command line arguments;

alias oneCol 'tr " " "\012" < \!:1 > \!:2'

I don't know why this works, but it does. I...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-14-2008, 10:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,576
Posted By newdaddy
/Users/crose1 > alias oneCol "`tr ' ' '\012' < $1...

/Users/crose1 > alias oneCol "`tr ' ' '\012' < $1 > $2`"
tcsh: Missing name for redirect.
/Users/crose1 > alias oneCol "`tr ' ' '\012' < \$1 > \$2`"
/Users/crose1 > oneCol test1 test1.out
tcsh:...
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-12-2008, 09:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,576
Posted By newdaddy
leading ` instead of '

rman,

I can't make your suggestion work, if I understand you correctly. I tried

alias oneCol `tr " " "\012" < $1 > $2'

also

alias oneCol `tr " " "\012" < $1 > $2`
Forum: Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac 02-11-2008, 11:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,576
Posted By newdaddy
linux tcsh interactive and argv

Hi all,

I have, in a .cshrc file ported from my old unix .alias file, some aliases like this;

alias oneCol 'tr " " "\012" < $1 > $2'

I'm running interactive tcsh on my Tiger OS X, and these...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-24-2007, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,182
Posted By newdaddy
This is a brand new iMac, just out of the box. ...

This is a brand new iMac, just out of the box. So far as I know, it has always done this.

I'm reticent to ship the mac away for warranty service however (as it is the only computer in the...
Forum: Apple Desktops 10-24-2007, 08:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,182
Posted By newdaddy
Unhappy iMac G5 fan noise - is it excessive?

In the morning when I wake my iMac up, a fan starts up in it (which I totally expect). But the quality of the noise is what concerns me. It's not simply a whooshy or whirry noise, there is a...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-28-2007, 11:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,307
Posted By newdaddy
Some more info

So, I now believe this has something to do with the way my .cshrc file is formatted. If I run vim and type the aliases in, one by one, then I get a clean file and it sources on startup successfully....
Forum: OS X - Operating System 09-28-2007, 04:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,307
Posted By newdaddy
tcsh - questions about alias, dotfiles

Hello,

I'm a newbie, trying to port my linux dotfiles to the factory-installed BST unix under mac OS X 10.4. I have set my default shell to tcsh and I'd really like to update my .cshrc so that...
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