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# 1  
Old 08-23-2011
Pipe and fgrep

Hi ,

Please help me resolve the below issue.

I need to combine the below two command into one.
grep 'ImanItemP' import.report| tr -s ' ' | cut -f2 -d ' ' > tmp.txt
fgrep -v -f tmp.txt input.txt > reuired file.txt


Last edited by Franklin52; 08-23-2011 at 09:48 AM.. Reason: Please use code tags for code and data samples, thank you
# 2  
Old 08-23-2011
Try: (didn't test it)
grep 'ImanItemP' import.report| tr -s ' ' | cut -f2 -d ' ' | fgrep -v -f - input.txt > reuired file.txt

# 3  
Old 08-24-2011
I got error

$grep 'ImanItemP' `ls -tr */import.report | awk -F/ '{ print $1"/item_import*.log" }'` | tr -s ' ' | cut -f2 -d ' ' | cut -b1-14 |sort -u | fgrep -v -f - ../../itemrevstxt
fgrep: can't open -

Moderator's Comments:
Mod Comment As Franklin52 already wrote in the comment of your 1st post - use code tags please. You got a PM with instructions.

Last edited by zaxxon; 08-24-2011 at 04:28 AM.. Reason: code tags
# 4  
Old 08-24-2011
What operating system are you using?
# 5  
Old 08-24-2011
$uname -a
SunOS cc0053 5.10 Generic_127111-11 sun4u sparc SUNW,Sun-Blade-2500

and my shell is Ksh

Last edited by ramesh12621; 08-24-2011 at 04:45 AM..
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