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Old 03-08-2014
I'm afraid this can't be done in a reliable way. Numbers above 12 indicate that this be the DD field, but how would you tell that a line is dealing with 2. Jan or 1. Feb?
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Old 03-09-2014
Pipe your grep command for the second file into awk. Set the field separator to"-"then '{print $1,$3,$2}'
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