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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need some help trying to achieve the below but everything I've tried has failed, I have 2 files which i'm trying to carry out a match based on the first column from file 1, take that value find it in file 2 if found replace it with the second column from File 1
Lookup File: File 1... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mutley2202
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have some text files as shown below. I would like to add the values of each string. Your help would be appreciated!!
PRS 6 (2 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
i need to write a shell script to "count the number of files in the current directory but without using either ls or wc command".....
please help! (1 Reply)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
In a script, how would I go about finding the number of files for the first parameter after my script name?
For instance, my script name is myscript.sh and the folder I am checking is not the current working directory, lets say it's folder1.
so I type myscript.sh folder1
This script below... (2 Replies)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
In a directory, I have 5000 multiple files that contains around 4000 rows with 10 columns in each file containing a unique string 'AT' located at 4th column.
OM 3328 O BT 268 5.800 7.500 4.700 0.000 1.400
OM 3329 O BT 723 8.500 8.900... (7 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying out different scripts in PERL. I want to take a line/string as an input from the user and count the number of occurrances of all the alphabets (a..z) in the string. I tried doingit like this :
print "Enter a string or line : ";
$string = <STDIN>;
chop... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: rsendhilmani
I have a load of if statements that look for files in a directory, I want to be able to count them up and the total files confirmed in an email? I ahve tried expr but i this does not work and it only reads in the first if and ignores the rest.
Please see script,
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi all. If I have a unix directory with multiple files, lets say, I have some with .dat extensions, some with .txt extensions, etc etc.
How in a script would I provide a count of all the different file types (so, the different extensions, I guess) in the directory??
So if I had:
test.dat... (6 Replies)
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9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Which one line command can count and print to the screen the number of files containing "a" or "A" in their name (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: Edy