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Old 03-24-2008
Appending line number to each line and getting total number of lines

Hello, I need help in appending the line number of each line to the file and also to get the total number of lines. Can somebody please help me.
I have a file say:
abc
def
ccc
ddd
ffff

The output should be:
Instance1=abc
Instance2=def
Instance3=ccc
Instance4=ddd
Instance5=ffff

Total number of Instances=5

Thanks,
Chiru
# 2  
Old 03-24-2008
Code:
awk '{print "Instance"NR"="$0} END {print "Total number of Instances = "NR}' file

# 3  
Old 03-25-2008
Thanks Shamrock, that works correctly..

-Chiru
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