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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am using awk here.
Inside an awk script, I have a variable which contains a very long XML data in string format (500kb).
I want to pass this data (as argument) to curl command using system function.
But getting Too many arguments error due to length of string data(payloadBlock).
I... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: cool.aquarian
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need some help. I would like to read in a text file.
Take a variable such as ROW-D-01, compare it to what's in one line in the text file such as PROD/VM/ROW-D-01 and only input PROD/VM into a variable without the /ROW-D-01.
Is this possible? any help is appreciated. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: xChristopher
I am reading arguments passed to a C++ program which accepts long options.
Long options start with '--', with the value joined with the option by an = sign, with no intervening spaces.
An example is as follows:
I want to store 'vdz' in variable 'key', whereas... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: kristinu
I get a file which has all its content in a single row.
The file contains xml data containing 3000 records, but all in a single row, making it difficult for Unix to Process the file.
I decided to insert a new line character at all occurrences of a particular string in this file (say replacing... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ducati
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
So, I want to read line-by-line a text file with unknown number of files....
while ; do
b=`sed -n '$ap' test`
a=`expr $a + 1`
$here do something with b etc
the problem is that sed does not seem to recognise the $a, even when trying
sed -n ' $a p'
So, I cannot read... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: hakermania
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have a file "Movie.ini" looking e.g. like follows
* MOVIE A
I'd like to read the file "Movie.ini" with cat and grep and check whether it includes the string MOVIE only with a '*' at the beginnig.
"cat Movie.ini| grep MOVIE... (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: ABE2202
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am a beginner in shell scripting. I have written the following script, which is supposed to process the while loop for each line in the sid_home.txt file. But I'm getting the 'end of file' unexpected for the last line. The file sid_home.txt gets generated as expected, but the script... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: sagarparadkar
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
One of my colleagues is having an issue moving files between a windows box and the AIX servers in the office.
The filenames are being truncated though i don't know to what extent. He's using Nero to burn the CD and I think he mentioned he's using Joliet.
I found another thread that shows a... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: categoryzd
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have an requirement of reading a long line of 7000 chars and cutting it
iam doing this :
while read -r x
done < `cat filename`
when iam doing this it is giving me "0403-016 Cannot find or open the file."
Can anyone let how this can be done. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: karthee