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UNIX Programming
Bid Request Id: 9277
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Posted by: montu017 (5 ratings)
(Software buyer rating 10)
Non-action Ratio: Very Good - 20.00%
Buyer Security Verifications: Unverified
Approved on: Feb 21, 2002
3:27:53 PM EDT
Bidding Closes: Mar 6, 2002
3:31:30 PM EDT
Viewed (by coders): 532 times
Deadline: 3/5/2002
100% of work completed and accepted. Coder has been paid.
Max Accepted Bid: Bidding is closed
Project Type: Personal Project / Homework Help
Bidding Type: Open Auction
Categories: UNIX
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(0 active users at Jul 21, 2003 11:49:29 PM EDT)

1. Guide lines:

a. The due date is 8:00 PM Thursday March 7, 2002.

b. You are advised to check the web page frequently for possible due date

c. You are allowed to submit as many times as you need as long as the resubmitted
project is differing from the one you are previously submitted.

d. Team work may be granted in a case-by-case basis. A written request is required;
otherwise it may be counted as cheating.

2. Assignment:

a. The program has to be named as ucount.c.

b. ucount is a word counting program that reads the contents of a file, counts how
many lines, how many space-delimited words, how many occurrences for each
letter, digital, and punctuation in the opened file. Note that capitals and lower case
are considered as the identical.

c. The result should be printed to the screen (the standand output stream). Do not
write the output to a file!

d. The filename should be a part of the command line arguments. Do not promoting
interactively from your program.

3. Synopsis:
ucount filename

4. Example:
% cat sample.txt
The sed utility is a stream editor that reads one or more text files, makes editing
changes according to a script of editing commands, and writes the results to standard
The script is obtained from either the script operand string, or a combination of the
option-arguments from the -e script and -f script_file options.

% ucount sample.txt
6 lines, 55 words, and 328 characters

5. Submission: hard copy with screen shot

6. Special Notes:

a. It is your own responsibility to make sure your program can be successfully
compiled and executed in the environment of AFS. Useless argument, such as
"My program works perfectly in other machine" goes no where and get no credit.

b. If you use gcc compiler, the first line of your program should read as
#define gcc

d. If you use c++ compiler, the first line of your program should read as
// define c++
// define g++

e. Submitting your assignment by direct e-mail is not acceptable.

do what the program tell you to do..and nothing else.

Need it to be done in UNIX Programming language.

Must be 100% finished and received by buyer on:
Mar 5, 2002 EDT
Deadline legal notes: All times are expressed in the time zone of the site EDT (UT - 5). If the buyer omitted a time, then the deadline is 11:59:59 PM EDT on the indicated date.

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need thsi done by march 5th, 2002

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This bid was accepted by the buyer!
(17 ratings)
in Brighton, Massachusetts
United States
Bid id: 108,975
$4 (USD) Feb 22, 2002
6:35:09 AM EDT
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