shell script to add input at certain location into a file

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Old 08-23-2011
thx its works
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Old 08-26-2011
Originally Posted by itkamaraj
please use [code] tag, otherwise it is really hard to read it

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put the patterns inside a text file ( for multiple patterns - line by line )
while read pattern
     sed -i 's/.*"$pattern".*//' file01.out         # sed -i will replace the contents
done < patternFile

hi I got error when run this command,
-bash-3.00# ./
sed: illegal option -- i
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