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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I used the below script to Sum up a field in a file based on some unique values. But the problem is when it is summing up the units, it is truncating to 2 decimals and not 6 decimals as in the input file (Input file has the units with up to 6 Decimals – Sample data below, when the units in the 2... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: brlsubbu
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2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How to round off a decimal number to higher whole number using ceil command in unix?
Eg. 4.41 or 4.11 or 4.51 should be rounded off to 5. (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: SanjayKumar28
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi,
I wanted to round all the values in a column to nearest integer. I have multiple files with only two columns and I want to round values in column 2. e.g
input_file
A1 23.971578 A2 34.624976 A3 46.403446 A4 375 A5 1 A6 3 A7 ... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: ashu0001
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi Friends,
This is my last post for today.
My input file is
chr1 100 200
chr1 123 300
chr1 300 400
chr1 420 520
chr10 132344343 132348674
When I try using this command
awk '{v=($3+$2)/2; print $0"\t"v}' 1
This is my output
chr1 100 200 150
chr1 123 300 211.5 (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jacobs.smith
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to perform arithmetric, for example, to increment the value of variable $a (say 3) by 0.05 but when I tried the following expression
let a=a+0.05
or a=$((a+0.05))
both returned
3.0499999999999998
I want to keep 2 decimal places so it returns 3.05 instead. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: piynik
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
i need to multiplay a number with 1.00.. so that the output should contain two decimal places at end..
for example...
236 * 1.00 = 236.00
245.8 * 1.00 = 245.80
but when i perform multiplication it shows output as.
236
245.8
can anyone help me to get the actual output of... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: arunmanas
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have a script in which awk prints "($2-1700)/10000"
and the answer is -0.07,but i want the answer in 4 decimal places.
that is -0.0700.
How can i sue awk to get my results in four decimal places (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: tomjones
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi,
I am currently using tcsh
I am trying to round a decimal number to the ten-thousandths place
For instance:
1.23456 is rounded up towards 1.2346
I am not looking for truncation, but for rounding. Anyone know how to do this with awk or expr?
Thanks (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: miniwheats
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a perl script that reports the avg time of a application call and the total number of calls. This works fine, however I would like to trim the number of decimal places reported from 12 to like 3 and I don't know how.
Any suggestions? Here is what I use to get the avg time...
for $eRef (... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: theninja
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