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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please help me in this scenario
i have two text files as below
conversion of a file;
record_3 (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: velraj9
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have an issue at work, which requires a simple solution. But, after multiple attempts, I have not been able to hit on the code needed.
I am assuming that sed, awk or even perl could do what I need.
I have an application that adds extra blank page feeds, for multiple reports, when... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: jxfish2
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Here is the task that I was presented with:
I am dealing with about a 10,000 line input deck file for an analysis. About 10 separate blocks of around 25 lines of code each need to be updated in the input deck.
The input deck (deckToChange in the code below) comes with 2 separate files. File 1... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: tiktak292
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a delimited text file (the delimiter is ';') where certain fields consist of many blanks e.g. ; ; and ; ;
Before I separate the data I need to eliminate these blanks altogether.
I tried the sed command using the following syntax:
sed -i 's/; *;/;;/g' <filename>
... (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: S. BASU
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Am confused with the usage of "sed" command
I want to replace a single line with multiple lines of a file..
A file has
Hi, How are you?
I need to replace as
What are You doing?
I used the script as
string1="Hi, How are you?"
echo "$string1 is the value"... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Priya Amaresh
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Regards of the Day.
I have a text file with some functions:
} (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ashisharora
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a query on Perl. I have a text file which has 3 lines, i want to only replace the first line with my replaced text and keep the rest of the text. FOr eg
Before change -->
After change --->
echo:b:pending... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: tosatesh
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file which has the lines
# Serial number for hostid
These lines could be anywhere in the file as far as line numbers go, I would like replace these two lines with
# Serial number for hostid $var1
Is there a quick and simple... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: hcclnoodles
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
hey guys, how do i replace only a line within a file without messing up the rest of the contents of the file?
see, if possible can you guys give me a straight forward way to do this. i dont want a complex command. what i mean is i know i can accomplish this by using sed, well, i think i can,... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Terrible
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have a file :
OBJECT="POINT" ACTION="REDEFINE" POINT_NAME="ABCD001G "
... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ajnabi