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Old 03-18-2012
Data Parsing text file

I'm totally stumped with how to handle this huge text file I'm trying to deal with. I really need some help!
Here is what is looks like:

It's pretty much hashes with values underneath each hash. It's quite large.

What I'm try to do is add all the numbers under each hash so the second one would be 1.2.

I also need a unique hash for each 0.2 value. So the first one would stay the same. The second one should have a total of six hashes. So the script would take the original hash and add a "1" and the end then sha256sum hash it again. (eg. sha256(812a3c3684310045f1cb3157bf5eebc4379804e98c82b56f3944564e7bf5dab51) Then take off the "1" add a "2" and all the way to "5". So in the end there would be 6 hashes under each other with 1.2 underneath.

Since the last hash has 0.1 it would add a "BAD AMOUNT" after the 0.1.

If the amount was 1.1 it would only make 5 hashes for the amount and add "EXTRA AMOUNT".

I've tried for days figuring it out but I can't. Any help would be appreciated!! THANK YOU!

Last edited by Franklin52; 03-19-2012 at 05:28 AM.. Reason: Please use code tags for code and data samples, thank you
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Old 03-18-2012
please post the code you have been working on.
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Old 03-18-2012
Also you should post desired output for this sample data.
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Old 03-18-2012
I'm trying to teach myself scripting as I'm doing it. I KNOW I'm probably not even close! Smilie


for (( i = 1; i <= 10; i++ ))

linedata=`sed -n $i'p' ./exp.txt`

if [ $length = 64 ]
echo $linedata


while [ $length -ne 64 ]
total=$(echo "scale=9; $total+$linedata" | bc )
i=$(($i + 1))
linedata=`sed -n $i'p' ./exp.txt`
echo $total

---------- Post updated at 04:39 PM ---------- Previous update was at 04:36 PM ----------

Eg output.

Last edited by comp8765; 03-18-2012 at 07:41 PM.. Reason: format
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