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Please tell me how can I replace control characters with normal string. I have a file that contains normal string and ^A ^C control characters. I tried to use sed and awk without any luck.
sed 's/^A/foo/g' text > text1 //not worked
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I have a text file which is output from a server and it lists all the files in a specific volume. However, the volume name appears as volume_name:.
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I have a text file with some lines like this:
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I tried to replace the following in vi:
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but doesn't work, a trailing character error message appeared. How can I get it?
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I have a file with many lines with below format:
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Following is an output of a script
I want to replace above string’s 11 to 17 character by ******* (7 stars)
How can it be done?
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How can I use sed to replace a ctrl character such as 'new line' (\0a) to something else? Or any other good command can do this job?
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