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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I am on AIX.
When I encounter extended ascii characters and special characters on a file I need to print..
Byte position, actual character and line number.
Is there a simple command that can give me the above result ?
Thanks in advance (38 Replies)
Discussion started by: rosebud123
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have an ascii file in which few columns are having hex values which i need to convert into ascii. Kindly suggest me what command can be used in unix shell scripting?
Thanks in Advance (2 Replies)
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am working with a log file that I am trying to clean up by removing non-English ASCII characters. I am using Bash via Cygwin on Windows.
Before I start I set:
I clean it up by removing all non-English ASCII characters with the following command;
grep -v $''... (4 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to remove (SELECTIVE - passed as argument) Extended ASCII using Awk based on adhoc basis. Can you please let me know how to do it. I have to implement this using awk only.
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I want to read extended ASCII characters from keyboard using c language on unix/linux. How to read extended characters from keyboard or by copy-paste in terminal irrespective of locale set in the system. I want to read the input characters from keyboard, store it in an array or some local... (3 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
We are getting extended Ascii characters in the input file and my requirement is to search and replace them with a space. I am using the following command
LANG=C sed -e 's// /g'
It is doing a good job, but in some cases it is replacing the extended characters with two spaces. So my input... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: ysvsr1
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a way to identify the lines in a file having extended ascii characters and display the same?
For instance I have a file abc.txt having below data
aaa|bbb|111|This is first line
aaa|bbb|222|This is sec§nd line
aaa|bbb|333|This is third line
aaa|bbb|444|This is fo¨rth line... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: decci_7
I'm trying to send extended ascii characters to my HP2055 as part of PCL printer control codes. What I want to do is select a bar code font, print the bar code and reset the printer to the default font.
Selecting the bar code font works good. Printing the bar code goes almost ok too. ... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: petervg
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Hi, I have a accentuated letter (÷) in a script for an Installer. It's a file name. This is not working and I'm told to try using the octal value for the extended ascii character. Does anyone no how to do this? If I had the word "filf÷rval", can I just put in the value between the letters, like... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: peli
I would like to change the extended ascii code ( 128 - 255).
I tried to change LC_ALL and LANG in current session ( values from locale -a) and for no good.
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