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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
My sample file is variable length, with out any field delimiters. It has min of 18 chars length and the 'CRLF' is potentially between 12-14 chars. How do I replace this with a space? I still want to keep end of record, but just want to remove these new lines chars in the middle of the data.
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Discussion started by: chandrath
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to rename more file name in one command or script.
The files have this structure:
XxY - filename.doc
where X and Y are numbers and the x is the letter itself.
I need to rename these files with this structure:
the string is a suffix that... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: idro
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a list of zipped files. I want to grep for a string in all files and get a list of file names that contain the string. But without unzipping them before that, more like using something like gzcat.
My OS is:
SunOS test 5.10 Generic_142900-13 sun4u sparc SUNW,SPARC-Enterprise (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: apenkov
my file input is with tab as delimiter, and in every line, there would be a skip of line with an unexcepted newline breaker. I'd like to remove this \n and put the information in the same line.
a1 b1b2 c1
a2 b3 c3 d4
a1 b1b2 c1c2 ... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: kinkichin
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I hope some one can help me
I have multiple files in a directory with out extension like as below mentioned. But i want to change all the file names along .DDMMYYYYHHMISS format. And all files should have same DDMMYYYYHHMISS.
direcory name = /vol/best/srcfiles
files in a... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: hari001
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a comma separated flat file. It contains some 20 columns. I want to add two new columns at position 2,3. So that file will have 22 columns. I am providing here sample data with file having 4 columns. Appreciate your help in finding solution for this.
data in input file:... (11 Replies)
Discussion started by: ravi.videla
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need a help. I have 1130 zip files. Each one of them has files including 1 html file with long file name (includes special charactors, Alphabetic and numbers).
I have copied all 1130 zip files to my linux system and extracted using below command.
Find . -name "*.zip" -exec... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Rajmani
8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to write a script that takes a file and a string as params and adds the string to the middle line of the file. Also, I want to output the results back to the original file passed without using temp files.
I am very much new to UNIX so this is all a little like black magic to me at... (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: Chiefos
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
i want to add a string in a very top of a file without using VI or SED or AWK
this is what ive done:
(echo '0a'; echo 'LINE OF TEXT'; echo '.'; echo 'wq') | ed -s myfile
to add astrng right in the middle i could have count the lines of the file and just chenge the address.
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Discussion started by: ciroredz
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have tried many times to add the string into the first line of the file or the middle of the file but could not find the solution.
I first tried by
$echo "paki" >> file
This code only append paki string at the end of file "file" but how can i add this "paki" into the first line or... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: ali hussain