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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have two files. I want to read sessoin_name from the file1 and replace $Param4 & $Param5 in file2 with connection_name in specified in file1.
The file1 will have data in following format
source file... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: r_t_1601
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please can you help me with a script to check several files for the following string:
encoding=""and replace it with:
encoding="UTF-8"I did the following, :
sed 's/'"$string1"'/'"$string2"'/g'but does not work.
Please can... (18 Replies)
Discussion started by: fretagi
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
My problem is that I have to search a changing pattern and replace it with the wild card char "*"
The problem is that YYYYMMDD pattern is not static. It could be YYYYMMDDHHMI or could be YYYYMMDDHHMISS.
Can... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: dips_ag
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have one question that hopefully isn't too complicated for the more advanced users here. In one of the Solaris KSH scripts I'm working on, is it possible to script the following:
- If there "is" an empty blank line "at the end" of /tmp/text.txt, then remove only that one empty... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: chatguy
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I ahve a text file which has several instances of the text such as
I need to add double quotes before and after the time value
i.e: run_time: "09:30"
Any suggestions on how to go about the same (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: jobbyjoseph
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file that has some accent characters in it when viewed in some text editors, but when viewed in vi they come in as ~R and ~U. I need to make a script to remove these characters from the file, but have been unsuccessful. I am not sure how sed or awk, or something similar is viewing them,... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: tcovert
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hey, I want to have a C program which, for an existing file supplied by the command line argument (E.g. File1.txt) replaces all the occurrences of the words:
"We” or “we” by “I”
“a” by “the”
“A” by “The”.
Then print the replaced file. All other characters of the file are to be left... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: IwishIknewC
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can I use search & replace in any variable?
Suppose I have one variable named var1 which holds value "abcabc" I need to search 'a' in var1 and want to replace with 'x' like 'xbcxbc'. Is it possible? Can you provide me an example?
Malay (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: malaymaru
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there any way we can achieve search & replace with awk?
I could achieve the same with sed in following way -
sed 's/A/B/g' file1 > file2
But the same regex if I try with using awk following way,
awk 's/A/B/g' file1 > file2
it gives me Syntax error. I strongly believe I am... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: videsh77
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
Plzzzz, tell me some script about this...
What does this mean ?
sed '/^ */s///'
sed '/^/s// /'
and why it's diferent ???
sed '/ */s// /g' and sed 's/ */ /g'. It's all the same ???
Thanks you very much (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: mle