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Old 07-17-2011
Search and replace text


I have property files having content

and a .jason file having content like this

I will get the parameter from the use as the QA or DEV based on that ,
i need to replace the values in .jason file,for eg if the user wants to replace dev parameters ,the scripts shouls read the values for DEV in property file and replace it in the .jason file

so the output shourld be

Mohammed Tausif

Last edited by Franklin52; 07-17-2011 at 06:40 AM.. Reason: Please use code tags for data and code samples, thank you
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Old 07-17-2011
Try this:
awk '
  NR==FNR{ if(/^QA|DEV/){store[$2]=gensub(/.*=/,"","g",$3)}; next}
  ($2 in store) {$4=store[$2]} 
  1' FS="_" property.txt FS='"' OFS='"' .jason

that FS and OFS at the and are single double single quote

Next time, if you post a question of this is sort into the "scripting" forum, you'll get a response faster. Smilie
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