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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file which has the following data :-
how can I sort the data in descending order .
My files may have the first column with 1 to 10000 numbers .I need to arrange them in descending order .
Thanks (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: lazydev
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have files like this:
I want to extract the highest number. I have tried using
cat filename | sort
but then 9 would become higher than 14.
So how do I sort? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: locoroco
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Although i tried multiple option i couldn't find a way to get the rigt ouput.
Say i have the following data
The output should look like (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: varu0612
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to know how to sort version numbers, using bash or perl. I would like to sort file names that are program names with version numbers and extensions, such as hello-0.2.3.tar.gz and hello-0.10.3.tar.gz.
Version numbers of computer programs do not comply with the mathematical rule... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: LessNux
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello Everybody :) !!!. i have question in mind, is it possible to sort a list of hexadecimal numbers using "sort" command? (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: Kesavan
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
okey so my script is using 4 variables that are either empty or numbers in the following format:
NUMBER_1 NUMBER_2 NUMBER_3 NUMBER_4
So they're basically separated by a space and I need to echo the lowest number, so far I've been doing it like this:
echo "2 3 1 3" | tr " "... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: TehOne
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Looking for help for sort, I learned that for sorting numbers I use:
but it seems that that is not enough when you have numbers like 0.2000E+7 for example, sort -n will not worry about the E+7 part, and will just sort the numbers like 0.2000.
.91000E+07... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: cosmologist
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi to all.
I'm trying to sort this with the Unix command sort.
I need to get this:
user3:12345687:5.5:2.5:6:1:3:2... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: daniel.gbaena
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hey guys, I have a file that contains the following:
7 INC. P
As you can see, it's already sorted by numerical order, how do I sort it again, breaking the ties by using the alphabetical order of the second column, but... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Andrew9191
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need help to sort a file contents.
I am using sort -r option to basically reverse the comparison in descending order. However, i found out that my file is not sorted according, can anyone please help.
My data is something like:-
19.234355545 222... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: ahjiefreak