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Old 09-04-2009
removed the link and i got the information i needed

Last edited by Amit Sura; 09-11-2009 at 01:48 PM..
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Old 09-04-2009
You are using a pipe, which sends the output to another command. It is expecting a command, like 'grep', or 'egrep' in your case.
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Old 09-04-2009
alternation in egrep requires parenthesis
Code:
egrep '(value1|value2|value3)' somefile

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Old 09-04-2009
Test - Test

Last edited by Amit Sura; 09-11-2009 at 12:26 PM.. Reason: code tags, PLEASE!
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Old 09-04-2009
remove parentheses.And be carefull with inclusive quotes...
--> man egrep Smilie

You should try this :
Code:
xxx


Last edited by DukeNuke2; 09-12-2009 at 04:09 PM.. Reason: code removed due to OP request
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Old 09-04-2009
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Old 09-04-2009
removed the link due to some issues

Last edited by Amit Sura; 09-11-2009 at 01:38 PM..
 

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