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1. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
i have file with 100k records and each one has certain value that starts at 28th column and certain value that starts at 88th column
e.g. 1st file
<25>1234567 ..... <88> 8573785485
i have aditional file with values which are related to value that starts at 88th column of the... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: dell1520
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
i want find the character '-' in a file from position 284-298, if it occurs i need to replace it with 'O ' for the position in the file. How to do that using SED command.
thanks in advance,
Sara (9 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am having the below sample lin in the file.
'''||V_D_BOOKING_TYPE||''' || ''¬'' || '''||V_D_SHARE_DELIV_FL||''' || ''¬'' || '''|| SUBSTR(V_D_FINANCIALDATATYPE,1,1) ||''' || ''¬'' ||
I need to replace ''¬'' with char(172). how do i do it.
sed 's/\''¬\''/chr(172)/g'... (3 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have the following scenario, The contents of main file are like :
And i need the output in the following form:
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Discussion started by: dipanchandra
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
ive tried doing
sed -i 's/h/\'/g' file.txt
to replace h with ' but it doesnt work:confused:. Any ideas would be greatly appreciated. (3 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Was wondering how I can do the following....
I have a String as follows
This string can be in a file called tail.out or in a Variable called $VAR2
Now I have another variable called $VAR1="000004785" (9 bytes long), I need the content of... (5 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have a string var=abc.ghi.jkl.mno.pqr
now i need to replace .(dot) with _(underscore)
the result should be like "arresult=abc_def_ghi_jkl_mno_pqr"
Please help (8 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can someone help me to write a script / command to read in a file, character by character, replace any unknown ASCII characters with space. then write out the file to a new filename/
Thanks! (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: raghav525
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have rows in a file, in each row string starts with "A200819097564".
I want to replace the first character A with space.So the string looks like " 200819097564"
I tried "tr -s "A2008" " 2008""
But did not get the required outpit.
Thanks. (3 Replies)
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i would like substitute the words containing the character "-" by any other.
i've already tried the tr command: tr '\-' 'X', for example.
But, this command doesn't work. It gave this:
Thanks! ;) (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: tmxps