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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
Lets say I have a massive directory which is filled with other directories all filled with different c++ scripts and I want a listing of all the scripts that contain the string: "this string". Is there a way to use a grep search for that? I tried:
grep -lr "this string" *
but I do not... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Circuits
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file with hundreds of lines. I want to search for particular lines starting with 4000, search and replace the 137-139 position characters; which will be '000', with '036'. Can all of this be done without opening a temp file and then moving that temp file to the original file name.
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3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have logfile like this..
=== 2014-02-09 15:46:59,936 INFO RequestContext - URL: '/eyisp/sc/skins/EY/images/pickers/comboBoxPicker_Over.png', User-Agent: 'Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; Trident/7.0; rv:11.0) like Gecko': Unsupported with Accept-Encoding header
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Discussion started by: kishk
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have log file which rolls out every second which is as this.
HttpGenRequest - -<!--OXi dbPublish--> <created="2014-03-24 23:45:37" lastMsgId="" requestTime="0.0333"> <response request="getOutcomeDetails" code="114" message="Request found no matching data" debug="" provider="undefined"/>... (3 Replies)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need to print all the lines before a specific string and print a custom message 2 lines after that.
So far I have managed to print everything up the string, inclusively, but I can't figure out how to print the 2 lines after that and the custom message.
My code thus far is:... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: SEinT
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
What's the easiest way to search a file for a specific string and then look for other instances after that? I want to search for all Virtual Hosts and print out the Server Name and Document Root (if it has that info), while discarding the rest of the info.
Basically my file looks like this:
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Discussion started by: Mbohmer
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I woud like to substitue a string on a specific position for specific lines
I've got a file and I would like to change a specific string from "TOCHANGE" to "ABCABCAB"
For every line (except 1,2, 3 and the last one) , I need to check between the 9th and the 16th digits.
For the 3rd line, I... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: BSF
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to write a perl script to search a string "Name" in the file "FILE" and also want to create a new file and push the searched string Name line along with 10 lines following the same.
can anyone of you please let me know how to go about it ? (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: sukrish
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have following requirement. Pls suggest.
To search a string in a file which is combination of character and number(always 9 digit, but numeric). if found then caputure the exit return code as 0 else 1 , if 0 then next job can be triggerd. If exit code is 1, should return a failure... (10 Replies)
Discussion started by: zooby
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file with all fields defined by byte position, but any field can be empty so I cannot print lines based on a search of specific columns. I need to print all lines of this file where the string of two characters at byte position 100-101 contains the number 27. Any ideas?
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Discussion started by: HealthyGuy