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Old 12-24-2007
merge files

Hi,
i have the files f1 and f2 like:
files f1:
c1 a1
c2 a2
c3 a3
file f2:
c1 b1
c2 b2
c3 b3

i want merge the f1 and f2 file to f3 file like:

c1 a1 b1
c2 a2 b3
c3 a3 b3........
....
.
.
please help me onthis.....

Last edited by koti_rama; 12-24-2007 at 02:44 AM..
# 2  
Old 12-24-2007
check the join man page
# 3  
Old 12-24-2007
Quote:
Originally Posted by koti_rama
Hi,
i have the files f1 and f2 like:
files f1:
c1 a1
c2 a2
c3 a3
file f2:
c1 b1
c2 b2
c3 b3

i want merge the f1 and f2 file to f3 file like:

c1 a1 b1
c2 a2 b3
c3 a3 b3........
....
.
.
please help me onthis.....
Hi
use paste command for this senario,I think it will be help to u.
Paste F1 F2 > F3
# 4  
Old 12-24-2007
Hi
use paste command for this senario,I think it will be help to u.
Paste F1 F2 > F3
# 5  
Old 12-24-2007
Quote:
Originally Posted by thanusha
Hi
use paste command for this senario,I think it will be help to u.
Paste F1 F2 > F3
have you tried it? does it give the correct output OP wants?
# 6  
Old 12-24-2007
Quote:
Originally Posted by koti_rama
Hi,
i have the files f1 and f2 like:
files f1:
c1 a1
c2 a2
c3 a3
file f2:
c1 b1
c2 b2
c3 b3

i want merge the f1 and f2 file to f3 file like:

c1 a1 b1
c2 a2 b3
c3 a3 b3........
....
.
.
please help me onthis.....

Code:
join -j 1 -o 1.1 1.2 2.2 f1 f2 > f3


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