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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
As i often have decide things upon a filename its extension, i thought i'd write a script:
Just wondering if there would be a more efficent way?
FN=$( echo "$1" | sed s," ","",g) # Remove any spaces and make it a single string
for chance in $(echo "$FN"|sed s,"\."," ",g) # Use... (7 Replies)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to write a shell script to display the output of ls command like this
ls -ltr *txt
I get this
-rw-r----- 1 oracle dba 51912704 Dec 11 10:27 /usr/local/sam/test12112012101247AM.txt
-rw-r--r-- 1 oracle dba 7 Dec 11 11:58 /usr/local/sam/test.txt
but I just need the latest... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: sumang24
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I would like to know how to do this in bash script :
NEW_WORD --> ABCD_EFGH.0.100.40
NEW_WORD --> ABCD_EFGH.0.50
... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jcdole
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there an easy way to strip off a filename's extension?
For example, here's a filename:
I want to get rid of .thisisnotok from the filename, so that what's left is
Thanks. I have a directory full of filenames that need to be... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: daflore
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
need one help.. m writing a shell script for which i need the entire path of the file but without its extension.
running the below script gives error at the statement DIR = `dirname $FILE` --command not found.
jar xvf *jar
for FILE in `find . -name "*.class"`
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: amicableperson
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need a small script (sh) to remove in a variable the filename extension.
f = "testfile.txt"
and I need a $a with "testfile".
Some one a idea? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Essbaumer
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am running my script from "/abc/" this path and it has no ".csv files" but has a ".txt" files namely temp1.txt
My script goes as below, wherein it is suppose to find files with *.txt extension and *.csv extension in another path namely "/abc/xyz/":
value="*.csv... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: wolverine999
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
i need to change the filename extension. For simplicity, we can assume that the extension after '.' is 3 characters only... but the filenames can vary.
eg. changing from abc.doc to abc.dxs
can i have a oneline command to achieve this (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Hiso
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi (warning: newbie question),
I am writing a script to run a series of tests on a program, which involves a line:
for file in `ls test_suite/*.args`
but later I want to send the output to file.out. But I need to separate the filename and extension somehow...Also $file contains... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: lucaspewkas
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
How to compare the file name for "zip" or "ZIP" extension.
I can put one more || condition to check the upper case in the below:
if ]; then
Is there any better way to compare using regular expressions.
Thx in advance. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: devs