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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I am trying to consolidate multiple information files (<hostname>.Linux.nfslist) into one file so that I can import it into Excel. I can get the file contents with cat *Linux.nfslist >> nfslist.txt. I need each line prefaced with the hostname. I am unsure how to do this.
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a delimited text file (the delimiter is ';') where certain fields consist of many blanks e.g. ; ; and ; ;
Before I separate the data I need to eliminate these blanks altogether.
I tried the sed command using the following syntax:
sed -i 's/; *;/;;/g' <filename>
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Discussion started by: S. BASU
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Am confused with the usage of "sed" command
I want to replace a single line with multiple lines of a file..
A file has
Hi, How are you?
I need to replace as
What are You doing?
I used the script as
string1="Hi, How are you?"
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4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I need to replace all filesnames in a folder as well as its content from AK6 to AK11. Eg Folder has files AK6-Create.xml, AK6-system.py etc.. the files names as well as contents should be changes to AK9-Create.xml, AK9-system.py etc
All files are xml and python scripts.
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
ive been trying to replace a string "kw01" in an xml file with the contents of a txt file having multiple lines. im a unix newbie and all the sed combinations i tried resulted to being garbled. Below is the contents of the txt file:
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
We have 2 file XML files - FILE1.XML and FILE2.xml - we need copy the contents of FILE1.XML and replace in FILE2.xml pattern "<assignedAttributeList></assignedAttributeList>"
2. <item type="Manufactured">
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Discussion started by: balrajg
I have installed ubuntu out of an error, a bit of frustration, a bit of annoyance and a bit of excitement! I am (was!) a windows user. I had windows 7 on my laptop. You might already know how famous windows is with nasty viruses. I got one too! Had no option but to get rid of the whole... (3 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a set of files stored in a single directory that I use to set parameters for a physics code, and I would like to streamline the process of updating them all when I change a parameter. For instance, if the files are called A2000p300ini, A2000p300sub, A2000p300run, and the text in each... (3 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to change the ramfs size in kernel .config automatically.
I have a ramfs_size file generated with du -s
I want to replace the linux .config's ramdisk size with the above value
Right now I'm doing something dumb like: ... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: amoeba
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file that contains the following lines
the brown quick fox
the white laze dog
I wanted to put the contents of this file into a variable so I used this code:
where $2 is the file name passed as an argument to the script
If I... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Nomaad