If you're an AIX system administrator, it's important to have the ability to write scripts to automate repetitive tasks. One way to learn scripting is to review the System Management Interface Tool (SMIT) logs. When you use SMIT to perform an administrative task on your AIX box, it writes to three logs: smit.log: This log contains all the menu options and commands that executed, along with their output. smit.script: This log contains the shell commands that were ...

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