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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I have a file that is pipe delimited and in Column F they have number values, both positive and negative. I need to take the one file I am starting with and split it into two separate files based on negative and positive numbers. What is the command to do so? And then I need to also transfer... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: cckaiser15
2. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I am having semi column separated file as below. I am having negative values for the records starting with 11095. How can I convert that positive number
I tried this below seems not working
sed 's/ \(*\)$/ -\1/;t;s/\(.*\)-/\1/ myfile
myfile... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: arunkumar_mca
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have to split a tab delimited file in two files based on the presence of a positive or negative in column number 9 , for example
A 1 5 erg + 6766 0.9889 0.9817 9.01882 erg inside upstream
B 1 8 erg2 + 6766 0.9889 0.9817 -9.22 erg2 inside... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: paolo.kunder
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm new to the forums and hope to be able to contribute something useful in the future; however I must admit that what has prompted me to join is the fact that currently I need help with something that has me at the end of my tether.
I have a PDB (Protein Data Bank) file which I... (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: crunchgargoyle
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file that looks like shown below. I want to find places where the value in column 2 change from negative to positive and vice versa and return the value on column 1 at that point. I wonder if this is possible in shell script or awk .. please help!
Here is the original data
... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: malandisa
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Let, I have three numbers
I need to sum up all those three numbers, after storing them in three variables (say var1, var2, var3).
I used both expr and BC, but they didn't work for me.
But, I am not able to sum up them, as I don't have any idea how to... (13 Replies)
Discussion started by: mady135
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file that looks like this:
Jake 2 3 4 6 4 3 -2 -1
Jerry 1 2 3 2 1 7 -6 -1
Timmy -1 -4 -5 -8 9 3 1
I want to find the most positive and negative value for each row and also define its position (based on column #)
So the output would look... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: gisele_l
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
For my weather station I have made a little perl script to put the data into cacti. The next problem I have.
I can only get positive numbers or negative numbers.
What do I do:
Though a shell scrip I call the perl script.
cat data.txt | stats.pl
Perl... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: rbl-blacklight
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
In my file I have an amount field from position 74 to 87, which contains values starting with '+' as well as '-'. I want to add all positive values in a varible called "CREDIT" and all negative values in a variable "DEBIT". I know, we can use grep to identify values with positive and... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: berlin_germany