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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am still learning shell scripting. Recently I see a function for read configuration. But some of special character make me confused. I checked online to find answer. It was not successful. I post the code here to consult with expert or guru to get better understanding on these special characters... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: duke0001
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I do have some basic knowledge of Unix. The task I am trying to do through shell script is to generate the view script for all of the tables which is in YYYYMMDD format (I assume I am on Ksh).
I have certain tables that ends in YYYYMMDD format (eg: tbl_20150630)
For each... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: chill3chee
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have one file , and i want to read that file character by character.
I need this script in ksh.
while using read option with -n1 am getting error.
while read -n1 c read has bad option
And if i am using below script, then if in a line has space like this ( Pallvi mahajan)... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: pallvi_mahajan
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am doing some enhancements in an existing shell script. There it used the awk command in a function as below :
IFS=" " command eval 'awk "
result = $*
exit(result == 0)
It calls the function float_expr to evaluate two values ,... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: mady135
I get a file which has all its content in a single row.
The file contains xml data containing 3000 records, but all in a single row, making it difficult for Unix to Process the file.
I decided to insert a new line character at all occurrences of a particular string in this file (say replacing... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ducati
I have data coming in 4 columns and there are new line characters \n in between the data. I need to remove the new line characters in the middle of the row and keep the \n character at the end of the line.
File is comma (,) seperated.
37,Airtel \n... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: sasikari
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi guys , i need help so bad on this issue..
Basically i have to delete the line continuation symbol of first column variable and add the truncated part of that word in next line to first line.
here i written sample 3 lines but originally i have bunch of lines in that file.
client1_day- ... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: chrismorgan
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am reading data from file and storing it in a multiline variable. Every line is seperated with "\n" character.
If the value of globalstrval is like:
If I do,
YLvar=`echo $globalstrval | grep "ABC"`
then... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: gupt_ash
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file (old.txt) that I need to copy into another file (new.txt).
Each line on old.txt ends with CR/LF but the position of CR/LF varies from one record to another.
I need to copy each line of record to new.txt and move CR/LF in pos 165.
Can I use awk to achieve this? How?... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: udelalv
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Good day ladies and gents,
I'm trying to write shell code that can give ignore everything else in a line bar the last character but not having much luck.
Any ideas? I have been looking at cut and sed but not making any progress. (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mr_Plow