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Old 06-24-2008
Question To read and separate number and words in file and store to two new file using shell

I am a begginer in unix and i want to know how to open a file and read it and separate the numbers & words and storing it in separate files, Using shell scripting.
Please help me out for this.

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Old 06-24-2008
Is this a homework question? If it isn't what is the "real world problem" of your question and what have you done to attempt to solve this problem yourself?
Post your sample script, and we'll see how we can assist.

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Old 06-26-2008
Power script for separating numbers and words in a file.


Please correct me if i am wrong,

#! /bin/bash


sed 's/[0-9]//g' $FILE1 > $FILE2
sed 's/[a-zA-Z]//g' $FILE1 > $FILE3

This is the script where filenames are fetched from command prompt.


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