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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a "|" delimited file that is exported from a database.
There is one column in the file which has description/comments entered by some application user. It has "Control-M" character and "New Line" character in between the text.
Hence, when i export the data, this record with the new... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: tarun.trehan
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have file which contains some unicode charachator like "ü". I want to replace it with some charactors. I searched in internet and got command sed "s/ü/-/g", but I don't know how to type ü in unix command line.
Please help me for this one.
Thanks in advance (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: ken6503
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have string like this ="Lookup Procedure"
But i want the output like this Lookup Procedure
=," should be removed.
Please suggest me the solution.
Madhuri (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: srimadhuri
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a input of the form:
..., word1, word2, word3...
I want out put of the form
word1, word2, word3
I tried echo '..., word1, word2, word3...' | tr -d '...,'
but that takes out the commas in the middle too so I get
word1 word2 word3
but I want the commas in the middle.
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: forumbaba
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a variable like
What I want to do here is that If a find # before any entry, remove the entire string... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: engineermayur
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am writing a perl code and i wish to remove the special characters for text.
I wish to remove all extended ascii characters. If the list of special characters is huge, how can i do this using substitute command
I really want to code like... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: vasuarjula
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
We have a file which contains some special characters. I need to replace these special character by a new line character(\n).
The Special character is \x85.
I am not sure what this character means and how we can remove it.
Any inputs are greatly appreciated.
Thanks... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: sandeep_1105
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a simpler way to remove special characters (color codes) from each lines in a log file?
I use sed like in the example below but I think there should be a more simple way to achieve the same result:
$ cat -vet file1
^, , , ,
Maybe to convert the file somehow?
... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: majormark
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'd like to write a script that removes any set of character from any string. The first argument would be the string, the second argument would be the characters to remove. For example:
$ myscript "My name's Santiago. What's yours?" "atu"
My nme's Snigo. Wh's yors?
I wrote the... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: chebarbudo
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How do I remove the lines where special characters or Unicode characters appear?
The following query does work but I wonder if there is a better way.
cat test.txt | egrep -v '\)|#|,|&|-|\(|\\|\/|\.'
The following lines show that my query is incomplete.
Warning: The word "*Khan" is... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: shantanuo