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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello everyone, I'm in need of some assistance. I'm currently enrolled in an introductory UNIX shell programming course and, well halfway through the semester, we are receiving our first actual assignment. I've somewhat realized now that I've fallen behind, and I'm working to get caught up, but for... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: MrMagoo22
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I've a requirement as below
Source file src.txt sample data:
A<10 white spaces>B12<5 white spaces>C<17 white spaces>
A1<5 white spaces>B22<5 white spaces>C13<17 white spaces>
when I'm fetching a record from this file into a shell variable like below:
vRec=`head -1 src.txt... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: madhu_1126
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Input file (each line is separaed by spaces )given below:
Name Domain Contact Phone Email Location
----------------------- ------------------------------------------------ ------- -----... (18 Replies)
Discussion started by: sreenath1037
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am writing a shell script to build Java options dynamically in a variable array and pass them to java.exe. If an option value contains a space, I cannot find a way to get it interpreted correctly. Here is my example:
JAVA_OPTS=("-Xms256m... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Romain
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to read pdf files copied in a unix directory.I tried using the for loop with find command but the file names is cutting off at the spaces.Below is the code I tried.
for FILENAME in `find $DIR_FILE/ -name "*.pdf" -mindepth 1 -maxdepth 1 -mmin +60 ` ##Needs to be changed later +60 to -60
do... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Beena
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Open to a sed/awk/or perl alternative so that i can stick command into my bash script.
This is a problem I resolve using a combination of cut commands - but that is getting convoluted. So would really appreciate it if someone could provide a better solution which basically replaces all... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: svn
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to remove all tabspaces and all blankspaces from my file using sed & awk, but not getting proper code. Please help me out.
My file is like this (<b> means one blank space, <t> means one tab space)-
$ cat file
NARESH<b><b><b>KUMAR<t><t>PRADHAN... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: NARESH1302
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a problem where I need to append few spaces(say 10 spaces) for each line in a file whose length is say(100 chars) and others leave as it is.
I tried to find the length of each line and then if the length is say 100 chars then tried to write those lines into another file and use a sed... (17 Replies)
Discussion started by: prathima
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to work with 'nice' directory names which have some spaces in name, and that brings some questions and not-understanding.
Would some expert help me out how to deal with that?!
My task is to document some processing, running from some script. I do need to have spaces in directories... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: alex_5161
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to strip all leading and trailing spaces of a shell variable using either awk or sed or any other utility, however unscuccessful and need your help.
echo $SH_VAR | command_line Syntax.
The SH_VAR contains embedded spaces which needs to be preserved. I need only for the leading and... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: jerardfjay