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# 1  
Old 02-07-2008
Unix file operations(shell script)

Hi,

I want to compare two files. Files will look like as follows:

file1:
ASDFGHJU|1234567890123456
QWERTYUI|3456789098900890
file2:
ZXCVBVNM|0987654321234567
POLKIJUYH|1234789060985478

output file should be:
ASDFGHJU|1234567890123456
QWERTYUI|3456789098900890


Thnaks in advance
nivas
# 2  
Old 02-07-2008
... and what is the 'criteria'?
# 3  
Old 02-07-2008
Unix file operations(shell script)

I want to get the contents that are not present in file2.

I.e File1 and file2 should be compared and output file should be the contents that are present in file 1 and not present in file2.

Please help me. thanks.
nivas
# 4  
Old 02-07-2008
if the files are sorted, look into 'man comm'
also look into 'man egrep'

Last edited by vgersh99; 02-07-2008 at 06:53 AM..
# 5  
Old 02-07-2008
Unix file operations(shell script)

I don't want to use diff command. because it displays other things also while comparing.

1d0
< CREDPOST|6001123412341234

I don't want

1d0
<

Please give me a command.
nivas
# 6  
Old 02-07-2008
pls read my previous post!
# 7  
Old 02-07-2008
Unix file operations(shell script)

THanks,

comm command works fine.
nivas

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