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Old 04-09-2017
Grep regex

Hi everyone,

I'm looking for a grep command to match the following pattern from a file:
Code:
<EGS>10234567<EGS>

I used this following command to do this:
Code:
grep -E '^<EGS>[0-9]{8}<EGS>' test.txt

In output I got:
Code:
<EGS>10234567<EGS>

Till now it work, but if I add something at the end of the line for example:
Code:
<EGS>10234567<EGS>blabla

In output I got:
Code:
<EGS>10234567<EGS>blabla

It works, but I want to only get this in output:
Code:
<EGS>10234567<EGS>

Thanks in advance Smilie
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Old 04-09-2017
grep -o -E or grep -oE
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Old 04-09-2017
Thanks It workSmilieSmilie

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