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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I am on AIX.
When I encounter extended ascii characters and special characters on a file I need to print..
Byte position, actual character and line number.
Is there a simple command that can give me the above result ?
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Discussion started by: rosebud123
2. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I have variable that contains multiple values of number and also include overpunch(i.e. # $ % etc) character so we want to replace it with numbers.
here are the example:
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Discussion started by: nadeemrafikhan
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to remove (SELECTIVE - passed as argument) Extended ASCII using Awk based on adhoc basis. Can you please let me know how to do it. I have to implement this using awk only.
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there a way to identify the lines in a file having extended ascii characters and display the same?
For instance I have a file abc.txt having below data
aaa|bbb|111|This is first line
aaa|bbb|222|This is secõnd line
aaa|bbb|333|This is third line
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm echo some text with extended ascii characters as below:
echo -e "Pr\xE9sentation du spectacle" > output
echo -e "Présentation du spectacle" > outputIf I open the file created I see this text
Présentation du spectacleThe text is shown correctly in this created file when... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Ophiuchus
I'm trying to send extended ascii characters to my HP2055 as part of PCL printer control codes. What I want to do is select a bar code font, print the bar code and reset the printer to the default font.
Selecting the bar code font works good. Printing the bar code goes almost ok too. ... (5 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can someone help me to write a script / command to read in a file, character by character, replace any unknown ASCII characters with space. then write out the file to a new filename/
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
hi i would like to check text files if they contain extended ascii characters within or not. i really dont have any idea how to start your kind help would be very much appreciated thanks. (7 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have files in my OS that has weird file names with not-conventional ascii characters.
I would like to run them but I can't refer them.
I know the ascii # of the problematic characters.
I can't change their name since it belongs to a 3rd party program... but I want to run it.
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Discussion started by: yamsin789
I would like to change the extended ascii code ( 128 - 255).
I tried to change LC_ALL and LANG in current session ( values from locale -a) and for no good.
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