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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Could you please kindly explain what exactly the below SED command will do ?
I am quite confused and i assumed that,
sed 's/*$/ /'
1. It will remove tab and extra spaces .. with single space.
The issue is if it is removing tab then it should be Î right ..
please assist.... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Nandy
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
can some one suggest me,how "sed" is managed to delete the second field here.
Any explanation on , how the below code is working would be appreciated.
sed 's/^\(*\)::/\1::/' /etc/passwd
sed 's/*:/:/2' /etc/passwd (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: panyam
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have the following line of code that works wonders. I just don't completely understand it as I am just starting to learn regex. Can you help me understand exactly what is happening here?
find . -type f | grep -v '^\.$' | sed 's!\.\/!!' (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: trogdortheburni
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need a small help in understanding the below sed command.
$ cat t4.txt
1 root 1 58 0 888K 368K sleep 4:06 0.00% init
1 root 1 58 0 888K 368K sleep 4:06 0.00% init last
$ sed 's/*$//' t4.txt
1 root 1 58 0 888K ... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: forroughuse
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
After running nm command on any object file from out put can we get to know that wheather a symbol is a call to a function or definition of function ?
I am searching a class and function definitions inside many .so files.
I have 3 files which contain the symbol but I don't know wheather they... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: yatrik007
I have a questions related 2 commands : 'du' and 'ls'.
Why is the difference between output of 'du' and 'ls' cmd's ?
Command 'du' :
jakubn@server1 /home/jakubn $ du -s *
'du -s *' ---> shows block count size on disk (512 Bytes... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: presul
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
i was moving a file from one directory to another with the following cmmand
mv /home/hsghh/dfd/parent/file.txt .
while doing so i i accidently
mv /home/hsghh/dfd/dfd .
although i gave ctrl c and terminate the move command some of the file are missing in the parent directory and... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: saravanan71184
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to create a basic script that converts an Oracle script into a Sybase script.
The only things im changing are Datatypes and the to_char and to_date functions.
I am not really 100% sure of the way it works. I have tried running the functions through a loop to replace each word line... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Makaer
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I like to know if i have a process which triggers 10 different child processes.
How to identify out of the 11 processes running which is the parent process and what are the child process?
And if i kill the parent process will the child process be killed.. if not is there a way to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mac4rfree
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I search the forum for my query, Glad that got solution to it. But i really want to understand how does this command work.
sed -e ':a' -e 's/\("*\),\(*"\)/\1~\2/;ta'
Basically it is replacing all the comma(,) characters in between quotes with a tilde.
Specially what does ':a' ,... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: DSDexter