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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want a script of a code that will allow me to generate all possible combinations of alphanumberica characters of length 12 such that each string will contain numbers and either small or capital letters.
For example a string may look like this: 123AB45cd678. (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: faizlo
2. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I will be having file names like below,
From this, I need to list file names which is... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Sumanthsv
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I want help to insert space between digits and letters in a alphanumeric string.
TRY 234 TER
PHY 1 TYR
The lines always begin with the letters and the alphabets will be a three letter combination before and after the number. The... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: kaav06
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I would like to be able to parse out a substring matching a basic pattern, which is a character followed by 3 or 4 digits (for example S1234 out of a larger string). The main string would just be a filename, like Thisis__the FileName_S1234_ToParse.txt. The filename isn't fixed, but the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: keaneMB
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
i want to know how to compare string of file with input string
im trying following code:
file_no=`paste -s -d "||||\n" a.txt | cut -c 1`
#it will return collection number from file
echo "enter number"
read " curr_no"
if ; then
echo " current number already present"
... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: a_smith
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a string like ab or abc of whatever length. But i want to know whether another string ( for example, abcfghijkl, OR a<space> bcfghijkl ab<space> cfghijkl OR a<space>bcfghijkl OR ab<space> c<space> fghijkl ) starts with ab or abc... space might existing on the longer string... If so, i... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: nram_krishna@ya
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Okay I will let users input spaces as well :)
I am having a mental block. I have done a couple of searches but havent found anything that I understand (the likes of :alpha: and awk).
Basically I want to give the user an option to enter some text which will go down as a field within a flat... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: tugger
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
With shell script I'm trying to split the string into two parts. One is alphanumeric part, the other one is a numeric part.
dummy_postcode_1 = 'SL1'
--> res_alpha = 'SL' and res_numeric = '1'
dummy_postcode_2 = 'S053'
--> res_alpha = 'S' and res_numeric = '053' ... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: ozgurgul
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am writing a ksh
I have a string of general format
the string is of variable length
the string always ends with numbers (here it is 78.. it can be any number of digits may be 789 or just 7)
before these ending numbers are alphabets (here it is CD can even be... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: lakshmikanth
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi guys, I hope you can help me with my problem.
I have a text file that contains lines like this:
78 ANGELO -809.05
79 ANGELO2 -5,000.06
I need to find all occurences of amounts that are negative and replace them with x's
78 ANGELO xxxxxxx
79... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: amangeles