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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
Being a beginner in scripting I am not sure the direction to take to accomplish the below task and would love suggestions.
input file: domains.list
Read input file, search in named.conf and find domain and delete entry for the purpose of cleanup activity.
named.conf entry example
zone... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: djzah
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
My file is a string of around 50K character.
I'm trying to insert new line after every 320 character in my file.
I know the command to insert newline, but problem is I'm not able to search 320th position.
Please advice. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: Amit786
4. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
i have a file named keyword.csv(contains around 8k records) which contains a no. of columns.
The 5th column contains all the keywords.
I want to recursively search these keywords in all .pl files(around 1k) and display the filename....Afterthat i will use the filename and some of the column from... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: millan
grep pattern filename
To search for the pattern in all files in the current directory and the sub-directories recursively, what needs to be substituted in filename? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ravisingh
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
how to recursively search for a list of keywords in a given directory??
suppose i have kept all the keywords in a file called "procnamelist" (in separate line)
and i have to search recursively in a directory called "target/dir"
if i am not doing recursive search then... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: neelmani
7. 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
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I tried making a shell script which recursively search in a given directory for all files *.txt and then search and replace some text and after that
save each file as $filename.dynamips.txt
I would like to get this done with sed. I tried but couldn't get it to work.
BTW this is not... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: 2bone
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to determine when the last time a file in a certain directory was modified. I don't care what file it is, I just want to know when it was last updated. So far I have
ls -aRl --full-time --sort=time
which is close. The problem is that it only sorts within folders, not... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: lokisapocalypse
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
What is a good way to find an entry in a .conf file and then remove all lines associated with that entry?
I have a Samba server running on Linux that I would like to easily add/remove share entries in the smb.conf file without removing or deleting lines that are not associated with that section.... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: darthur