Moving first position in a file to the last position


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Moving first position in a file to the last position

hi,
I have a file which consists of some records:
Code:
2010_06_4010093_001_001|10|ABCDEFGH|9|4010093||0040400||31.12.2009|S|O|X||||20100602093851-31.12.2009|XXBBFC|EFG||||00001|
2010_06_4010162_001_001|11|ABCDEFGH|9|4010162||0040400||31.12.2009|S|O|X||||20100602093851-31.12.2009|XXBBFC|EFG||||00002|
2010_06_4010163_001_001|17|ABCDEFGH|9|4010163||0040400||31.12.2009|S|O|X||||20100602093851-31.12.2009|XXBBFC|EFG||||00003|


I want to copy the first column (2010_06_4010093_001_001) to the last column on each row so that the file will look like

Code:
10|ABCDEFGH|9|4010093||0040400||31.12.2009|S|O|X||||20100602093851-31.12.2009|XXBBFC|EFG||||00001|2010_06_4010093_001_001|
11|ABCDEFGH|9|4010162||0040400||31.12.2009|S|O|X||||20100602093851-31.12.2009|XXBBFC|EFG||||00002|2010_06_4010162_001_001|
17|ABCDEFGH|9|4010163||0040400||31.12.2009|S|O|X||||20100602093851-31.12.2009|XXBBFC|EFG||||00003|2010_06_4010163_001_001|

Can someone please help me with this.
thanks
PP

Last edited by vgersh99; 06-28-2010 at 11:10 AM.. Reason: code tags, please!
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Code:
sed 's/\([^|][^|]*|\)\(.*\)/\2\1/' myFile

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Originally Posted by vgersh99
Code:
sed 's/\([^|][^|]*|\)\(.*\)/\2\1/' myFile

Please explain the regular expression.

Last edited by cola; 06-28-2010 at 11:53 AM..
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MySQL Problem resolved

First create a new fich without the head

$ cut -d"|" -f2-25 asdf>fichNew

Sencond create a fich with the firt part what it will the last
$ cut -d"|" -f1 asdf>head

And paste the first part to the end and copy the result to FinalFich
$ paste -d '|' fichNew head>FinalFich

And its works it taste

żmay can you vote me?

thanks
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MySQL

Thanks a lot. This worked.
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using bash:
Code:
cat pparthiv_file
2010_06_4010093_001_001|10|ABCDEFGH|9|4010093||0040400||31.12.2009|S|O|X||||20100602093851-31.12.2009|XXBBFC|EFG||||00001|
2010_06_4010162_001_001|11|ABCDEFGH|9|4010162||0040400||31.12.2009|S|O|X||||20100602093851-31.12.2009|XXBBFC|EFG||||00002|
2010_06_4010163_001_001|17|ABCDEFGH|9|4010163||0040400||31.12.2009|S|O|X||||20100602093851-31.12.2009|XXBBFC|EFG||||00003|

while IFS='|' read -a line; do
   printf '%s|' "${line[@]:1}"
   printf '%s|\n' "${line[@]::1}"
done < pparthiv_file

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Code:
 awk -F \| '{for (i=2;i<NF;i++) printf $i"|"} {print $1"|"}'  urfile


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