"[Solved] Count amount of times of appearing of character before a word?"

Post #302630549 by itkamaraj on Thursday 26th of April 2012 01:28:19 AM

echo "Desktop/Myfiles/pet/dog/puppy" | awk -F\/ '{for(i=1;i<=NF;i++){if($i~/dog/)print i-1}}'
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Test Your Knowledge in Computers #552
Difficulty: Medium
If variable i has the value 10, after x = 5 + (++i); the value of x after this code is 15.
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GC(1)							      General Commands Manual							     GC(1)

gc - count graph components SYNOPSIS
gc [ -necCaDUrs? ] [ files ] DESCRIPTION
gc is a graph analogue to wc in that it prints to standard output the number of nodes, edges, connected components or clusters contained in the input files. It also prints a total count for all graphs if more than one graph is given. OPTIONS
The following options are supported: -n Count nodes. -e Count edges. -c Count connected components. -C Count clusters. By definition, a cluster is a graph or subgraph whose name begins with "cluster". -a Count all. Equivalent to -encC -r Recursively analyze subgraphs. -s Print no output. Only exit value is important. -D Only analyze directed graphs. -U Only analyze undirected graphs. -? Print usage information. By default, gc returns the number of nodes and edges. OPERANDS
The following operand is supported: files Names of files containing 1 or more graphs in dot format. If no files operand is specified, the standard input will be used. EXIT STATUS
The following exit values are returned: 0 Successful completion. 1 The -U or -E option was used, and a graph of the wrong type was encountered. AUTHOR
Emden R. Gansner <erg@research.att.com> SEE ALSO
wc(1), acyclic(1), gvpr(1), gvcolor(1), ccomps(1), sccmap(1), tred(1), libgraph(3) 21 March 2001 GC(1)

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