ls -1 | perl -e 'srand; rand($.) < 1 && ($filename = $_) while <>; print $filename;'
- Barry -- Barry Byrne, IT Manager, WBT Systems, Block 2, Harcourt Centre Harcourt Street, Dublin 2, Ireland > -----Original Message----- > From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Walter > Sent: 21 August 2003 17:36 > To: Questions > Subject: file picker > > > Hi All, > > I want to run a cron job to upload a different image > file to a web site as a new background every night. > > I need a way to automatically select a different file > from a directory which I will populate over time, and > then feed that name to the upload script. I can't find > anything like this in the ports. Can someone suggest > a utility, script, et cetera, for this? Otherwise, I'm > prepared to write my own, but I don't want to re-invent > the wheel, as the saying goes. Thanks. > > Please CC me as I'm not currently subscribed to the > List. > > Walter > > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"