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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Good morning all, I have a machine running IRIX and I need to edit a text file on the terminal that is literally thousands of lines. Does anyone know the most efficient way to edit portions of files like these? Obviously simply using the vi command isn't going to work since I get a too many lines... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: James C
2. Windows & DOS: Issues & Discussions
I have a Unix csv file which has long records ie the record length is more than 80 so it goes to the next line.So when its in unix though it spans to two or three lines it still counts it as one record.
But what is happening is for the records that are long when i copy it into excel i... (0 Replies)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi Friends ,
Need help here , I Have a file which has as a number of rows (records) in it .
00012919 7836049 S
00012920 7836049 S
00012921 3828157 Y
00012922 3828157 Y
00012923 3828157 S
I Have another file which has few more... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: robert89
Hi, this is my first post and hope to make some contribution soon.
I'm still learning the basics of UNIX and Linux and BASH. Thus my need to understand the subject at hand. I don't have a problem with technical detail, so hit me :)
I have a script where two commands use the contents of a... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: doublefrangelic
how i can read a long integer from standar input and a string with as many characters as specified in the number?
i thing that i must use the read command ofcourse.... (6 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I've got a file that will have multiple columns. In one column there will be a string that is 10 digits in length, but I need to trim the first four zeros to make it 6 characters?
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am currently trying to edit an ldif file. The ldif specification states that a newline followed by a space indicates the subsequent line is a continuation of the line. So, in order to search and replace properly and edit the file, I open the file in textwrangler, search for "\r " and... (14 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a text file which represents a http flow like this:
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Fri, 23 Jan 2009 17:16:24 GMT
Last-Modified: Fri, 23 Jan 2009 17:08:03 GMT
Expires: Fri, 23 Jan 2009 17:21:31 GMT
Vary: Accept-Encoding ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: littleboyblu
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi, I'm writing a long script for bash (on RHEL 5.0) to execute many commands. So, my idea is to create a function to deal with error checking and logging (see ceckoutput() below). This works with all commands except for sed. I think it may be a problems with escaped characters. So I did the... (4 Replies)
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Still working on manipulating SQL statements. Some are very long (10-20k). I'm using a shell script to read the SQL statements that are stored in a DB2 table and writing the records out to a file on Unix. The records appear to be getting truncated at 8k.
Is there any way for me to avoid the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: bradtri2