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sed help

I need to replace a particular char(@) with a string on the 106th line of my file.

I am using the below command
sed "106s/@/@ < ${INSTANCE_ROOT}/${INSTANCE_NAME}/wd.conf/" start_new

Its giving a problem with the special char.

Can some help me resolve this.
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Originally Posted by borncrazy
sed "106s/@/@ < ${INSTANCE_ROOT}/${INSTANCE_NAME}/wd.conf/" start_new

Its giving a problem with the special char.
The same separator character you are using for sed commands appears in your string in the filepath.

Try replaceing the first part as

"106s#@#@ ......#"

or escape those "/" like so "\/"
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