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Old 02-20-2015
Script to validate dates inside a file

Hi All,

Looking forward a script with below requirement.Please let me know if any pointers.

- there is a file which contains date
- script will go inside the file and validate date is T-1 and for Friday T-3
- Send email with status
-Shell is Ksh
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Old 02-20-2015
Please show what you have tried so far.
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Old 02-20-2015
Thanks for your response.

I am really confused from where i should start .

File contain looks like below, i need to pick the date and compare with system date whether it's T-1 or not from Tuesday to Friday and on Monday T-3

cat ABC.txt
fdhf fdhg r

20/02/2015
fhbredsfie

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