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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am using AIX and trying to search and replace a string with another string in multiple files in different directories.
I wanted to search replace in steps so I don't change all of the instance anywhere in the server at once, minimizing impact.
I first searched... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: zaino22
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to export the 5th line from every file within a directory. I am using GNU sed because we have no Unix or Linux environment. I used the following statement:
sed -s -n 5p c:\directory\*.*
but I only get the 5th line from one of the files in the directory. I am desperate for a... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: hollingv
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi guys, thanks for accepting me in your forum .. I am trying to clean some hacked PHP files using SSH .. I am using this command:
find . -type f -print0 | xargs -0 sed -i '/god_mod/d'
<?php ... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: wisam74us
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a simple text file and I want to be able to replace any alpha character and comma combination with any other symbol of my choice
here is the text file I want to replace:
here is how it should look afterwards:
pear... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: greg_b
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
basically I am been cleaning data by using simple sed commands
So what i have below has been working for me.
sed 's/="//g' trade.csv > tradeb.csv
sed 's/"//g' tradeb.csv > trade2.csv
but now i don't want to remove all the quotes just the ones if i encounter this ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: raz0r
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a very large file in which a certain numbers are repeated. I find that using vi to edit the entire file is useless.
How should i use sed to find a replace such as this text:
To replace: 145.D25.D558
I tried this command:
sed... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: DallasT
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
im new for sed, anyone can help me to these in sed command
my output file.txt
need to change a1, to "a1","
output i need
thanks in advance
fsp (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: fspalero
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a directory structure as dir and subdirectories and files under it and so on.now I need to find the files which contain the search string under every dir and subdir and replace .
my search string is like
string to be replaced=/a/c/b
... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: mohanpadamata
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Is there a way to use the sed command to
1) search a specified pattern
2) in the line where that pattern is found, replace from character N to character N+4 with a new 4-character string.
Thks in advance! (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: mvalonso
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Anyone know how I can replace this line in file.xml
with this line
using sed or awk ?
Thanks for your time.
Dave (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: d__browne