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using sed to replace help

Hi,

i am following content in file
Code:
cat file

Install Installation-path variable

Now i need to replace Installation-path with some text to be provided as argument in csh script invocation

My question is , can i replace this by only using path
eg.
Code:
sed "s/path/$1" file

but it replaces only path, can i replace the whole word installation-path by any method.

-Sarbjit

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---------- Post updated at 10:17 AM ---------- Previous update was at 10:13 AM ----------

I am wondering it replaces anything at all. Nevertheless:
Code:
$> cat infile2
tall Installation-path variable
$> sed "s/Installation-path/newtext/" infile2
tall newtext variable

I do not work with csh, maybe you'll have to do some adjustments to make it work in your script.

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