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# 1  
Old 08-03-2009
stripping http and https from a url using sed

I have to write a sed script which removes http and https from a URL. So if
a URL is https://www.example.com or Example Web Page, script should return me Example Web Page

i tried echo $url | sed 's|^http[s]://||g'. It doesn't work. Please help
# 2  
Old 08-03-2009
Code:
echo 'https://www.example.com' |sed 's/https\?:\/\///'

# 3  
Old 08-03-2009
Code:
echo  "https://www.example.com" | sed 's~http[s]*://~~g'

# 4  
Old 08-03-2009
Quote:
Originally Posted by vickylife
sed 's|^http[s]://||g'
Based on your own approach:

Code:
sed 's/^http\(\|s\):\/\///g'

Or, less geeky, less cryptic: Smilie

Code:
sed -e 's/^http:\/\///g' -e 's/^https:\/\///g'

# 5  
Old 08-03-2009
try
Code:
-bash-3.00$ echo $site
https://www.example.com
-bash-3.00$ echo ${site#*//}
www.example.com
-bash-3.00$


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