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Old 08-28-2009
CPU & Memory separating comma delimited words


I have file with text


I need help to pick the names separately ie..

Need out put
var1 =firstname1.lastname1
var n=firstname.lastname

or keep them in a array

Please help
# 2  
Old 08-28-2009
for ENTRY in `grep -i group <file> | cut -f2 -d: | tr ',' '\012'`; do echo $ENTRY; done

replace "echo $ENTRY" by whatever suits ur needs, e.g.

# 3  
Old 08-29-2009

IFS=, read -a array <<.        ## Bash; use -A for ksh

# 4  
Old 08-31-2009
my @arr;
open FH,"<a.txt";
  my @tmp=split("[:,]",$_);
print join "\n", @arr;

# 5  
Old 09-02-2009
Originally Posted by sb008
for ENTRY in `grep -i group <file> | cut -f2 -d: | tr ',' '\012'`; do echo $ENTRY; done

replace "echo $ENTRY" by whatever suits ur needs, e.g.


I have a small problem, Instead of text file, I have the text coming as an o/p of an other script i.e something similar to
for ENTRY in `/workspace/ "$arg1" |grep -i  group |
 cut -f2 -d: | tr ',' '\012'`;

but I don't see the same result as the original code. Please can you correct me?
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