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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have been having an encoding problem that I need to solve.
I have an 4-column tab-separated file: I need to remove all of the lines that contain the string 'vis-à-vis'
achiever-n vis-à-vis+ns-j+vp oppose-v 1
achiever-n vis-à-vis+ns-the+vg assess-v 1
administrator-n ... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: owwow14
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have many text files which contain some non-ASCII characters. I attach the screenshots of one of the files for people to have a look at. The issue is even after issuing the non-ASCII removal commands one of the characters does not go away. The character that goes away is the black one with a... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: shoaibjameel123
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am having a file(1234.txt) downloaded from windows server (in Ascii format).However when i ftp this file to Unix server and try to work with it..i am unable to do anything.When i try to open the file using vi editor the file opens in the following format ...
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file in unix with ascii values. I need to convert all the ascii values in the file to ascii characters. File contains nearly 20000 records with ascii values. (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: sandeeppvk
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Using STDIN, how can I use perl to take an input string, with all lower case letters in the first five characters, and convert them to uppercase...
then take all uppercase letters in the second five characters and convert them to lowercase.
MichaelSmith to michaELSMIth
Thank you! (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: doubleminus
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a file where I am supposed to convert all the single i characters to uppercase, but when I try, it converts all the i's inside of words to uppercase as well.
I tried doing:
cat filename | sed 's/i/I/g'
but that obviously does not work.
Any help would be greatly... (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: zlindner
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Is there any UNIX utility/command/executable that will convert mutlibyte characters to standard single byte ASCII characters in a given file?
Is there any UNIX utility/command/executable that will recognize multibyte characters in a given file name?
The typical multibyte... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: jerardfjay
Whats the command or how do you display the hexadecimal characters of an ascii file.
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
In the HP Unix that i'm using when i initialise a string as Stalled="'30¬G'"
Stalled=$Stalled" '30¬C'", it is taking the character ¬ as a comma. I need to grep for 30¬G 30¬C in a file and take its count. But since this character ¬ is not being understood, the count returns a zero.
The... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: roops
i know it's out there, but I cannot remember how to check if a given ascii character string contains all digits or not ... any ideas?
ie...function("123") --> OK
function("NOT_A_NUMBER") --> returns error
thanks!! (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: jalburger