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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have one file , and i want to read that file character by character.
I need this script in ksh.
while using read option with -n1 am getting error.
while read -n1 c read has bad option
And if i am using below script, then if in a line has space like this ( Pallvi mahajan)... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: pallvi_mahajan
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
i request you to give the solution for the following problem..
I want read the text file.and print the contents character by character..like if the text file contains google means..i want to print
like this Using unix Shell scripting...
without using... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: samupnl
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
How read character by character from a file .
and i need replace '.' with null if it comes as a 5 character
i am beginner ...please help me (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: kartheek
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a big log file i want to delete all characters (between 350th to 450th characters) starting at 350th character position to 450th character position.
please advice or sample code. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: rajeshorpu
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can someone help me to write a script / command to read in a file, character by character, replace any unknown ASCII characters with space. then write out the file to a new filename/
Thanks! (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: raghav525
i am a newbie to shell script,so i want a kshell script in which i need to check for a particular character inside a file through conditional looping(like if ,case,while)and if that character exists ,then substitute a given character to that character.
consider a file test.txt,inside the file... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: karthikprasathk
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
im having trouble doing this:
i have a variable with 2 characters repeating e.g. aababbbaaaababaabbaabbba
is there a way i can search the variable for a's and b's and then change a's to b's and b's to a's?
im guessing its like getting the 1's compliment of the string
im doing this in... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: vipervenom25
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
How to read character by character using awk (6 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need a better way to read the first character of each line in a file and check if it equals the special character ¤. This character tells me where there is a break in the reports. The file has over 500,000 lines. Currently, this is my code -
I am using Korn Shell as a scripting... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: azelinsk
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need a script to read the n° character from a text file.
eg: if the text file contains the line "123456" ,I nedd a command to display the number 4, as an example.
I tried with awk and printf but it seems only works with words separated with spaces, but in this case I have only one word... (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: piltrafa