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# 8  
Old 09-15-2011
while read filename
 find . -type f -name "$filename" | xargs nawk -F"[\"=]" ' /DmidRef RefName/ {print $3}'
done < filenames.txt

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# 9  
Old 09-15-2011
Thank man!

Can you please explain this to me
-F"[\"=]" ' /DmidRef RefName/ {print $3}'

I can understand that print $3 will return the third string/variable.

What does -F"[\"=]" do?
# 10  
Old 09-15-2011
This gives clear picture for your question.

$ echo "A:B:C:D:E" | nawk -F: '{print $3}'     # uses :(colon) as delimeter

$ echo "A:B|C:D:E" | nawk -F: '{print $3}'    # uses :(colon) as delimeter

$ echo "A:B|C:D:E" | nawk -F"[:\|]" '{print $3}' # uses :(colon) & pipe as delimeter


so, in your case, i used " (double quotes) and = (equal symbol) as delimeter
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# 11  
Old 09-15-2011

Thank you so much!
You made my day!
# 12  
Old 09-15-2011
And this is to check whether the line has the pattern and if yes, then only print the 3rd field.
/DmidRef RefName/

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