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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Any help would be much appreciated for the below scenario:
I have a sed command below where I am trying to replace the contents of 'old_pkey' variable with 'new_pkey' variable in a Soap request file (delete_request.txt). This works fine for regular string values, but this new_pkey... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: ChicagoBlues
2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have data like this.
Would like to add zero (0) before the decimal point where there is no zero as
How to replace |*|. with |*|0.
I tried below command which didn't work
echo '|*|.5|*|0.2|*|A.B|*' | sed... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Ravi.K
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a string wherein i need to replace special characters with backslash and that character.
If my string is a=qwerty123@!,
then the new string should be a_new=qwerty123\@\!\,
Thanks (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: temp_user
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi Unix Guru,
I have an requirement for replace some specail characters in a file, my file came from mainframe.
please see below example:
when open it with vi
17896660|89059215|04/24/1998 00:00:00.000000| abc 123-453-1312^M<85>^M<85>|124557
if I run cat -v I got following:... (25 Replies)
Discussion started by: ken002
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
i need to replace the any special characters with escape characters like below.
!@#$%^&*()-= to be replaced by
\!\@\#\$\%\^\&\*\(\)\-\= (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: laknar
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a line ending with special character and 0
The special character is the field separator for this line
in VI mode the file will look like below, but while cat the special character wont display
i know the hexa code for the special character ^_ is \x1f and ascii code is
... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: ratheeshjulk
I want to replace the special characters in the file.
For eg: cat abc
I want to replace / and ` with the letter a and the output should like below. How to achieve this.
234afsafd (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: rogerben
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have file1 contains:
I want a sed command that will format as:
'7832' , '8765' , '6543'
sed -e s/\'//g -e 's/^*//;s/*$//' file1 > file2
sed -e :a -e '$!N; s/\n/ /; ta' file2
which gives: 7832 8765 6543
I need some help to continue with... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: nimo
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Can I get some help on this please, I have looked at the many post with similar questions and have tried the solutions and they are not working for my scenario which is:
I have a text file (myfile) that contains
echo "Begin processing file FILENAME " >> $b_log
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Discussion started by: CAGIRL
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a data like this in a file,
I need to replace those special char to some other char like # or $
Is there any ways to do it...
I tried commands tr,sed and many but it was not able to replace because... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: solai