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# 8  
Old 08-21-2009
Code:
sed -i "/$pattern/d" file

# 9  
Old 08-21-2009
I think it is not possible to do this without creating a temporary file.
Is there a way to doo this using awk?

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sed -i doesn't work on my UNIX (solaris 5.10)
# 10  
Old 08-21-2009
Quote:
Originally Posted by thanhdat
Code:
sed -i "/$pattern/d" file

Thank you.
Got this here:
https://www.unix.com/unix-dummies-que...same-file.html

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