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1. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I have a file a1.txt with data as follows.
dfjakjf...asdfkasj</EnableQuotedIDs><SQL><SelectStatement modified='1' type='string'><!
The delimiter string: <SelectStatement modified='1' type='string'><!
dlm="<SelectStatement modified='1' type='string'><!
The above command is... (7 Replies)
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2. UNIX for Beginners Questions & Answers
I'm using iconv command to change files encoding to UTF-8
If my input file has chars as those are removed creating the file without those special chars.
I tried using iconv -c, but there is still the removal.
Is there a way to keep those special chars changing just the... (6 Replies)
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3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Running SunOs 5.6. Solaris.
I've been able to remove all special characters from a fixed length file which appear in the first column but as a result all subsequent columns have shifted to the left by the amount of characters deleted.
It is a space separated file. Line 1 in input file is... (6 Replies)
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
maybe I'm asking the moon :rolleyes:, but I'm scratching my head to find a solution for it. :wall:
I have a file called query.out (coming from Oracle query), the file is like this:
TGROUPAGGR... (16 Replies)
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm trying to move a large folder to an external drive but some files have these weird chars that the external drive won't accept.
Does anyone know any command of any bash script that will look through a given folder and remove any weird chars? (4 Replies)
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6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have the following files in the same directory but if you look at the od
output you can see one of the files has and "\n" as part of the file
Is there a way I can only remove the file with the "\n" as part of the
file name without affecting the other file.
I was thinking about... (4 Replies)
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7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a problem mounting images because of the spaces in the filenames. Does anyone know how to rename files by removing the spaces with the find command?
find Desktop/$dir -name "*.dmg" -print -exec ??? (4 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm using a script with a lot of SED commands, in conjunction with grep, cut, etc. I've come up against a wall with a particular road block:
I output a file from an SVN registry that gives me a list of files. The list consists of a variable number of lines that contain a path/file. The paths... (4 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
How do I remove non-printable characters from all txt files and output the results to one file?
I've tried the following:
tr -cd '\n' < *.txt > out.txt
and it gives ambiguous redirect error.
How can I get it to operate on all txt files in the current directory and append the output to... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: revax
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I'm pretty new to UNIX and have tried trawling through this forum to find an answer to what I want to try to do, which I'm sure is very simple but I don't know how to do it.
What I have a a folder that contains multiple files that I have copied from Windows and I want to remove the... (5 Replies)
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