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Which scripting language to use to asynchronously ssh into equipment, run several commands, parse the output, and save to a file on my computer? [closed]

There are several points I'd like to stress in my question. I'd like to login by asynchronously ssh'ing into our infrastructure equipment. Meaning, I do not want to connect to only one device, do ...
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When to use Bash, when Python/Perl/Ruby? [closed]

What's your rationale for when to write a Bash script and when to use a more powerful scripting language (Python, Perl, Ruby, ...)? I'm finding that very simple scripts are nicer with Bash, but many ...
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1answer
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view cpanel running scripts

Hi I want to view or stop the perl scripts which are running in my cpanel server. Me have no root access to server. But i think some perl or python scripts are still running in my server. Please help ...
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2answers
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Linux - get a report of what programs a command line perl script calls and the files it produces and uses

I have a Perl script that calls about 10 other perl scripts some of which call Python scripts. Each of those produce files which the other programs read. It's pretty complex. What I would like to ...
0
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1answer
293 views

Does anyone know a way to interact with HP OV(NNM) with python, perl or bash?

Do anyone know if there is out there any API/library to access NNM database from perl or python? We have a NNM 7.53 which give us access to its data with its java based applet through http. And of ...
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Perl or Python, better suited for Unix system automation?

I have been using bash for most of my system administration tasks. I also know a bit of perl. Should I learn Python or Perl is better for system automation. So far from my experience learning perl ...
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Coding exercise for Linux Systems Admin?

I am preparing for a Systems Admin(linux) role for a big company(top 10 companies) and one of the requisite is knowledge of a language like perl, python or Ruby. I have a phone interview which ...
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Banner Insertion on Proxy Squid

hey guys are you aware of anchorfree vpn?, i have used them before, however i am running my cybercafe on squid, and i want to advertise using squid, i would like to know how to add a banner at the top ...
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What is the simplest, open-source webmail frontend available?

I am working on a project to create a few extremely stripped down interfaces for common Web/Internet tasks in order to make computers accessible to my visually impaired grandmother. Currently she uses ...
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2answers
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How do I set up my own proxy server?

This website (abc.com) slowed access from our original IP address. How do I implement my own proxy server to hide my IP while browsing abc.com? Do I need special hardware/software combo to achieve ...
2
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1answer
785 views

How to configure Nginx to serve a variety of back-ends via multiple FCGI processes?

I've seen a lot of tutorials showing one how to set up PHP/Python/Perl/RoR on nginx via various FCGI processes. None of the tutorials that I found show one how to serve multiple FCGI services off one ...
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2answers
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Perl script works with Apache piped logs but not Python script

I need to port my Perl log handling script to Python. Here is a simple example of a Perl script I can use: #!/usr/local/bin/perl $|=1; # Use unbuffered output while(<>) { system("beep"); } ...