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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I am using UNix Sun OS sun4u sparc SUNW,SPARC-Enterprise
My intention is to insert a line of text after 13th line of every file inside a particular directory.
While trying to do it for a single file , i am using sed
sed '3 i this is the 4th line' filename
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a test file that I want to read and insert only certain lines into the
the table based on a filter.
1. Rread the log file 12 Hours back Getdate() -12 Hours
2. Extract the following information on for lines that say "DUMP is
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a config file (/etc/my_config_file) which may content :
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi I was wondering if anyone new of a solution to this problem? I need to copy a time stamp that is on a line of .text in a text file into multiple positions on the same line.
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
sed 's/$/TEST/g' will insert TEST at the end of each line. i want to insert TEST at column 64 (7 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
sed '1r file.txt' <source.txt >desti.txt
This example will insert 'file.txt' between line 1 and 2 of source.txt.
sed '0r file.txt' <source.txt >desti.txt
gives an error message.
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I can't seem to get sed to allow me to insert text in the first line of an empty file. I have a file.txt that is a 0 byte file. I want sed to insert " fooBar" onto the first line. I've tried a few options and nothing seems to work. They work just fine if there's text in the file tho. Help? (4 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to insert new text and change existing text in a file. For that I used the below line in the command line and got the expected output.
' shell > shell1
But I face problem when using the same in script. It is throwing the error as,
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Dear Folks :),
I am new to UNIX scripting and I do not know how can I insert some text in the first column of a UNIX text file at command promtp.
I can do this in vi editor by using this command :g/^/s//BBB_
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hello. Trying to insert text at line 1 and after last line of file. I have searched posts but nothing seems to work. I keep getting extra characters error or nothing gets inserted into the file.
Add this line before every line with WORD' textfile.txt
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