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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have variable named tablename. The value to tablename variable has leading and trailing white spaces. How to remove the leading and training white spaces and write the value of the tablename without space to a file using shell script. ( for e.g. tablename= yyy )
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm a newbie to shell scripting.
Can anyone help with the below requirement ?
The leading and trailing date of a files to be removed.
I'm looking for output like... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: shivamayam
3. OS X (Apple)
I have a vexing issue with leading spaces in file names. Basically, we're moving tons of data from our ancient afp file share to Box.com and Box forbids leading spaces in files or folders. The HFS file system seems to be perfectly fine with this, but almost all other Unix file systems... (1 Reply)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm currently writing my sql results to a file and they have trailing spaces after each field. I want to get rid of these spaces and I'm using this code:
TVXTEMP=$(echo $TVXTEMP|sed -e 's/\ //g')
It doesn't work though. I'm not familiar with sedscript, and the other codes I've found online... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: avillanueva
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file with the following contents with multiple lines
172445957| 000005911|8| 400 Peninsula Ave.#1551 | And,K |935172445957|000005911
607573888 |000098536 | 2|Ane, B |J |Ane |1868 |19861206|20090106|20071001
I want to trim the "leading and trailing spaces only" from... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kumar04
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
can you please advice how do i remove trailing and leading spaces from a pipe-delimited file using "tr" command
the below cmd, i tried removed all spaces
tr -d ' '<s1.txt>s2.txt1
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7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a file like this
(ADD_MONTHS((Substr(Trim(BOTH FROM Translate(Maximum(closeDa
I have a requirement where i need just the date.
When i do: tail -1... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mahek_bedi
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am having xml document as below.
But the data contains leading and trailing spaces between the tags. Please let me know how can i remove these leading and trailing spaces between the tags.... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jhmr7
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to strip all leading and trailing spaces of a shell variable using either awk or sed or any other utility, however unscuccessful and need your help.
echo $SH_VAR | command_line Syntax.
The SH_VAR contains embedded spaces which needs to be preserved. I need only for the leading and... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: jerardfjay
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
how to i remove leading and trailing spaces from a line? the spaces can be behind or in front of any field or line
example of a line in the input data:
Amy Reds , 100 , /bin/sh
how to i get it to be: Amy Read,100,/bin/sh
i saw something on this on the Man pages for AWK... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: sleepster