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Old Unix and Linux 01-21-2013   -   Original Discussion by coolboy98699
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Hi Folks
The below is code is giving me value 30.

cal | sed '/^$/d' | tail -1 | awk '{printf $NF-1}'

Actually the text is like below.

echo "you should reply on 30-Jan-2013 evening EST.

Here how should i con-cat above logic in that text?

Last edited by Scott; 01-21-2013 at 06:38 AM.. Reason: Code tags, please...
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Old Unix and Linux 01-21-2013   -   Original Discussion by coolboy98699
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Quick and dirty:

echo "You should reply on $(date "+$(cal|awk 'NF{l=$NF}END{print l-1}')-%b-%Y") evening EST"

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