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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
plz help me to figure it out
how i remove empty or blank files using cat command.
i will be very thankful if u send me this answer...
thanks (3 Replies)
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2. UNIX and Linux Applications
When I 'vi' my test file I see some blank lines. However once I do :set list to display hidden characters, I see the empty lines literally like this:
How do I remove them? I cannot find a regex to match them. (3 Replies)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am facing a problem related to removing blank lines from a text document.
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm not a expert in shell programming, so i've come here to take help from u gurus.
I'm trying to tailor a csv file that i got to make it work for the LOAD FROM command.
I've a datatable csv of the below format -
--in file format
xx,xx,xx ,xx , , , , ,,xx,
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I really hope someone can help me with this. I have several php files from a forum that I run, that now for some reason have blank lines after every line. Is there an easy way to make a script that does the following:
* If there are consecutive blank lines, delete all of them except one.
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have been trying to remove blank lines from a file with no success. I tried using all the following options on the file:
tr -s '\n' < abc.txt
grep -v "^$" abc.txt
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sed '/./!d' abc.txt
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The file is a text file. (11 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have joined 2 files. Join command worked fine.
but the result showing extra blank lines. I tried to remove blank spaces by using awk (-- -42 RS= ORS="\n\n" file.txt) and sed (sed '/^ *$/d' file.txt)commands but didn't remove any
Any suggestions plz:D
123 tab .......
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8. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have a file with the below data, i would like to remove the end blank lines with no data. I used the below commands but could not able to succeed, could you please shed some light.
sed '/^$/d' input.txt > output.txt
grep -v '^$' input.txt > output.txt
input.txt file... (5 Replies)
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I use translate web to get subtitle file in my langues . But in output file have bad blank lines .
I need scrip (i use debian ) to remove this blank lines .
szintax of my bad *.srt file :
number:number ---> number:number
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
┐How can i remove blank lines between all lines in a long text file?
Thanks in advance
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