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Block of text replacement using sed

Hi,
I have a requirement in which i need to replace text as below -

Code:
<stringProp name="Recipe">&lt;AddGroup Name=&quot;1001&quot; Path=&quot;ServiceAdministration/Controls/1001/ServiceSwitches&quot;&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;AttributeName&quot; Value=&quot;HeaderManipRspIngressRuleSet&quot; Type=&quot;String&quot; /&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Value&quot; Value=&quot;ChangeHeader&quot; Type=&quot;String&quot; /&gt;
&lt;/AddGroup&gt;</stringProp>

here <stringProp name="Recipe"> should be replaced with

Code:
&lt;AddGroup Name=&quot;1001&quot; Path=&quot;ServiceAdministration/Controls&quot;&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Priority&quot; Value=&quot;1&quot; Type=&quot;Integer&quot; /&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Active&quot; Value=&quot;true&quot; Type=&quot;Boolean&quot; /&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Tag&quot; Value=&quot;&quot; Type=&quot;String&quot; /&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Condition&quot; Value=&quot;&quot; Type=&quot;String&quot; /&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Description&quot; Value=&quot;&quot; Type=&quot;String&quot; /&gt;
&lt;/AddGroup&gt;&lt;

So the final output should look like -

Code:
<stringProp name="Recipe">&lt;AddGroup Name=&quot;1001&quot; Path=&quot;ServiceAdministration/Controls&quot;&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Priority&quot; Value=&quot;1&quot; Type=&quot;Integer&quot; /&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Active&quot; Value=&quot;true&quot; Type=&quot;Boolean&quot; /&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Tag&quot; Value=&quot;&quot; Type=&quot;String&quot; /&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Condition&quot; Value=&quot;&quot; Type=&quot;String&quot; /&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Description&quot; Value=&quot;&quot; Type=&quot;String&quot; /&gt;
&lt;/AddGroup&gt;&lt;AddGroup Name=&quot;1001&quot; Path=&quot;ServiceAdministration/Controls/1001/ServiceSwitches&quot;&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;AttributeName&quot; Value=&quot;HeaderManipRspIngressRuleSet&quot; Type=&quot;String&quot; /&gt;
    &lt;Param Name=&quot;Value&quot; Value=&quot;ChangeHeader&quot; Type=&quot;String&quot; /&gt;
&lt;/AddGroup&gt;</stringProp>




I am using below mentioned command -

Code:
sed '/<stringProp name="Recipe">/,/Path=&quot;ServiceAdministration\/Controls\/1001\/ServiceSwitches&quot;&gt;/ {/<stringProp name="Recipe">/b;/Path=&quot;ServiceAdministration\/Controls\/1001\/ServiceSwitches&quot;&gt;/b;d}' new-Plan.xml|sed '/<stringProp name="Recipe">/r new.txt' >new-Plan2.xml

where new.txt contains the text to be replaced.

Thanks.

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