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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like have a shell script to check every line in a file to see if it ends with ";". If this is NOT the last character ";" should be added.
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Discussion started by: vg77
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Need to add end of line character to last record in a fixed width file.
When i take the record length of each line, for all the records it gives example like 200 except the last line as 199.
Due to this my other script fails.
Please help me on this. (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Amrutha24
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file which conatins record.the length of every records is 47.
problem : in the end of record i don't have a "\015" character.
i want to add this "\015" charcter in the end of every record.
the file contains something like 700 records.
i've tried with sed command - nothing.
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Discussion started by: naamas03
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have 32 lines in file. the length of each line is 82 , i want that in the end of each line , means in postion 83-84 to put two characters 0d(=\015), 0a(=\012)
i want that the 0d will be in postion 83
and the 0a will be in postion 84
in each line of the file
how shall i do it ?
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Discussion started by: naamas03
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I used following to add * at the end of the line in file1.
It adds * at the end but has a space before it for some lines but some other lines it adds exactly after the last character.
How do I take out the space ?
sed 's/$/*/' file1 > file2
contents of file1 :
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Discussion started by: pitagi
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
hi all, i have this question: How to add new line character at the end of a file????
i need this because i am loading a file to sybase and i have problems with the last record
thanks for your help (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: DebianJ
7. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Hi, I've got a file where in the middle of the record is a $ end of line character, visible only when I open the file in vi and do :set list. How to I get rid of the character in the middle and keep it at the end. The middle $ character always appears after SW, so that can be used to tag it.... (3 Replies)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, sorry for being dumb but I have a file with a variable amount of records (day to day it differs) but is fixed at 80 characters wide. Unfortunately the 80th and last charachter in each line is a "^M" carriage return character which i want to get rid of. Is there a really easy command that i can... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: hcclnoodles
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do i determine what the end of the line character is in a text file. for eg. is it \n or \f or \t etc..
Is there a unix command for this? (5 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm trying to match the end of line character in a shell script under bash. What I have done it got is a loop that reads each line of a file into a temp variable and then I get each letter of that variable and do some work on it. One think I want to do it check if the character I checking if the... (1 Reply)
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