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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have an issue at work, which requires a simple solution. But, after multiple attempts, I have not been able to hit on the code needed.
I am assuming that sed, awk or even perl could do what I need.
I have an application that adds extra blank page feeds, for multiple reports, when... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: jxfish2
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
There is a closed thread called "carriage returns within quotation marks causing new lines in csv" that I am unable to post to, so I am starting a new thread.
The awk solution worked perfectly in most cases. We have some cases where there are multiple carriage returns within a single quoted... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: Mary Roberts
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to ask for help with csh script.
An example of an input in .txt file is below, the number of lines varies from file to file and I have 2 or 3 columns with values. I would like to read all the values (probably one by one) and set them to independent unique variables that... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: FMMOLA
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a CSV with carriage returns in place of newlines. I am trying to use tr to remove them, but it isn't working.
Academic year,Term,Course name,Period,Last name,Nickname
2012-2013,First Semester,English 12,4th Period,Arnold,Adam
2012-2013,First Semester,English 12,4th Period,Adams,Jim... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: nextyoyoma
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to remove carriage returns/line feeds in a text file, but in a specific cadence:
Read first line (Header Line 1), remove cr/lf at the end (replace it with a space ideally);
Read the next line (Line of Text 2), leave the cr/lf intact;
Read the next line, remove the cr/lf;
Read... (14 Replies)
Discussion started by: tomr2012
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
abcd 123 198 xyz1:0909090-0909091
ghij 234 999 xyz2:987654:987655
kilo 7890 7990 xyz3:12345-12357
prem 9 112 xyz5:97-1134
abcd 123 198 xyz1:0909090-0909091 -9.122 0
abed 88 98 xyz1:98989-090808 -1.234 1.345
ghij 234 999 xyz2:987654:987655 -10.87090909 5... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: jacobs.smith
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hey everyone, I have a question about comparing two files. I have two lists of files. The first list, todo.csv, lists a series of compounds my supervisor wants me to perform calculations on. The second list, done.csv, lists a series of compounds that I have already performed calculations on.... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Stuart Ness
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a huge file with a single line.
But I want to break that line into lines of with each line having five columns.
My file is like this:
I want it like this:
code:... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rajsharma
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi Guru's , I have a whole bunch of files in /var/tmp that i need to strip any blank lines from, so ive written the following script to identify the lines (which works perfectly).. but i wanted to know, how can I actually strip the identified lines from the actual source files ??
my... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: hcclnoodles
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do we delete all carriage returns after a particular string using sed inside a K Shell?
e.g. I have a text file named file1 below:
$ more file1
I want the carriage returns to be delete on the... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: stevefox