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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
i want to search a log for a string. when that string is found, i want to grab the a set number of lines that came before the string, and a set number of lines that come after the string.
so if i search for the word "Error" in the /var/log/messages file, how can I output the 20 lines that came... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: SkySmart
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have problem with writing/adjusting a shell script.
I searched forum and unfortunately couldn't write scipt based on the information I found.
I never wtire such so it's hard for me and I do need to modify one script immediately.
case looks like:
1. 'file' that needs to be modified... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: bipbip
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Right now, my code is:
s/Secondary Ins./Secondary Ins.\
It's adding a 1 as soon as it finds Secondary Ins.
Primary Ins.: MEDICARE B DMERC Secondary Ins.
1: CONTINENTAL LIFE INS
What I really want to achieve is having a 1 added on the next line that contain "Secondary Ins." It... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: newbeee
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have two variables x and y.
i need to find a particular string in a file, a workflow name and then insert the values of x and y into the next lines of the workflow name.
basically it is like as below
i need to grep the 'wf_xxxx' and then... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: angel12345
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I just started scripting this week. I have no background in programming or scripting.
I'm working on a script to grep for a variable in a log file
Heres what the log file looks like. The x's are all random clutter
xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx START: xxxxxxxxxxxx... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: rxc23816
I have a question..
Here is my requirement..I have 500 files in a path say /a/b/c
I have some numbers in a file which are comma seperated...and I wanted to check if the numbers are present in the FileName in the path /a/b/c..if the number is there in the file that is fine..but if... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: us_pokiri
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
finding a string with another string is found
i want to find /-, then copy abs. i know it's easy use awk, but my problem is the substr syntax.
substr($2,2,2) will give me /-
but the conflict is /- is not always the second characted of the second string. (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: engr.jay
CPAN.pm: Going to build G/GA/GAAS/Unicode-String-2.09.tar.gz
Checking if your kit is complete...
Writing Makefile for Unicode::String
cp String.pm blib/lib/Unicode/String.pm
cp lib/Unicode/CharName.pm blib/lib/Unicode/CharName.pm
/usr/bin/perl /usr/perl5/5.8.4/lib/ExtUtils/xsubpp... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: PatrickBaer
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
In my script I read a input file and search all the files in a directory and it's sub-directories for that string using:
find . -type f -print | xargs grep $var1
This just displays all the lines the string was found on. Too much data.
What I need is to store in a file one time those... (17 Replies)
Discussion started by: John Rihn
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a way for grep to output only the found string and not the whole line?
I have a ksh script which reads in a file and loops through every line looking up on a grep -f list. For it to only display only the string found i pass this to awk as a variable and loop through the list file using... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Cranie