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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm on Linux version 2.6.32-696.3.1.el6.x86_64, using the Ksh shell.
I'm working with the input file:
John Daggett, 341 King Road, Plymouth MA
Alice Ford, 22 East Broadway, Richmond VA
Orville Thomas, 11345 Oak Bridge Road, Tulsa OK
Terry Kalkas, 402 Lans Road, Beaver Falls PA
Eric Adams,... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: prooney
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a CSV with carriage returns in place of newlines. I am trying to use tr to remove them, but it isn't working.
Academic year,Term,Course name,Period,Last name,Nickname
2012-2013,First Semester,English 12,4th Period,Arnold,Adam
2012-2013,First Semester,English 12,4th Period,Adams,Jim... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: nextyoyoma
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file which is having some carriage return in one of the field for which single line is coming in multiple lines.
I want to combine all those multiple lines of that field into one line.
Id, Name, Location, Comments, Dept
2, John, US, I am from US.
I... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: mahish20
4. Emergency UNIX and Linux Support
I need help adding carriage returns at specific intervals (say 692 characters) to a text file that's one continous string. I'm working in AIX5.3. Any quick help is appreciated.
Thanks! (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: bd_joy
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a text file that looks like this:
I want it to be reformatted to
G;H;I; (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: coolnfunky
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello, I have read a few threads on this subject and tried a few things out, but still come up short.
There was one good example, then the last reply was something to the effect of 'Use Sed' & 'Read a book'...
Well I read a bunch of online tutorials on sed, awk, tr, but still can't get the... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: Majiktom
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to replace thousands of carriage returns/line breaks in a large xml file and with spaces. I hope to do so with a script, called, for example, "removeCRs." I would invoke this at the command line as
ml5003$ sed -f /Users/ml5003/removeCRs oldFile > newFile
The script, I presume, would... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: ml5003
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do we delete all carriage returns after a particular string using sed inside a K Shell?
e.g. I have a text file named file1 below:
$ more file1
I want the carriage returns to be delete on the... (12 Replies)
Discussion started by: stevefox
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there any way to remove carriage retuns between the records?
We have input records separated by TABS and have carriage returns as below:
123 456 789 ABC "1952.00" 678 "abcdef
Above we... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: acheepi
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
As the title suggests, i am having some trouble figuring out how to pass spaces and carriage returns to a 'here document' ie
<pass carriage retun here>
<pass a space and then a carriage return here>
any... (0 Replies)
Discussion started by: hcclnoodles