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# 8  
Old 01-16-2008
the sed command not work it give me the error below

sed: illegal option -- i

i removed i option then run the command sed and it also not success


kindly help
# 9  
Old 01-16-2008
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Originally Posted by murad.jaber
the sed command not work it give me the error below

sed: illegal option -- i

i removed i option then run the command sed and it also not success


kindly help
-i option is part of GNU sed
not available with versions of SED in Solaris

you won't be able to do inplace replacements

may be you should try

Code:
sed 's/search/pattern/g' filename > out.filename
mv out.filename filename

# 10  
Old 01-16-2008
Code:
#!/bin/sh
find /users/home/yhlee/ -type f -name "*_p.sql" | while read line
do
        newfile=`echo "$line" | sed 's/_p/_ph/g'`
        mv "$line" "$newfile"
done
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