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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Thank you in advance for looking at this, I've scoured the internet and can't find the answer I'm looking for!! - I am new at bash script so please bare with me!!
I have a script where I've identified individual files within a folder, the filename is then stored as a variable ($filename):... (3 Replies)
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2. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I wish to know how to works the carriage return with cat.. As a picture often speaks better than words, my code below :
#te=`cat text.txt` (I tried this, but the same..)
My file text.txt below:
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Discussion started by: Arnaudh78
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file created as ABC!DEF@2014.txt
My if condition is based on 2014 so I need to move it to variable.
So while I can do this on console screen -
ls ABC* -l > test.txt
cat test.txt | cut -f 2 -d "@" | cut -f 1 -d "."
to get the value - 2014
I am a bit at loss how to achieve this... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: rajiv_kool
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
ALTER TABLE $DBN.$TBN
ADD $COL $TYP COMPRESS ($VAL);
I need to cat the file and have it substitute all of the variables with their contents. cat MyFile does not work. The following works for the first line, but errors on the second line because of the paren:
$ while read... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Phil27577
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is it possible that we can change the format of the values we entered in a text file using cat?
Like for example, I will create a text file names.txt using cat and as I save the names and view the text file... the format will be like this
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Discussion started by: kpopfreakghecky
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Still fairly new at the whole scripting thing so be gentle. I'm trying to write a simple script that archives my log files into a master log broken into weeks of the year.
My script runs fine up till the "cat" lines which I get a undefined or illegal variable name error. But... (2 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have basic knowledge of Unix script and her I am trying to process variable length and variable format CSV file.
The file length will depend on the numbers of Earnings/Deductions/Direct Deposits.
The format will depend on whether it is Earnings/Deductions or Direct Deposits... (2 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
just i saw a really strange for cat
i have file (file1) contains line /home/rajiv/proj1/*.txt
now applied a commonds
it shows all the txt files in that folder like /home/rajiv/proj1/read1.txt /home/rajiv/proj1/read2.txt... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: shailesh_arya
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a question to do and it's somewhat confusing. It says, and I quote
"Create a file called file_1 with three lines of text in it. Create a shell variable called "f_name", assign it the string "file_1". Use the cat command and the variable "f_name" to display the contents of the file... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: MaestroRage
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
does anybody knows about wc -l, how to transform it inot a just number?
this script ALWAYS executes the command3!!, However, the value of BMU_RUNNING is 1
case $BMU_RUNNING in
*1) command 2;;
The... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Santiago