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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
I need some help. I would like to read in a text file.
Take a variable such as ROW-D-01, compare it to what's in one line in the text file such as PROD/VM/ROW-D-01 and only input PROD/VM into a variable without the /ROW-D-01.
Is this possible? any help is appreciated. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: xChristopher
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am trying to extract lines from a text file given a text file containing line numbers to be extracted from the first file. How do I go about doing this? Thanks! (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: evelibertine
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a file containing few thousands of lines. when I do cat on it , i find it having two special Chars at the start of first line alone as shown down here.
ÿþHDR|20111024|01 If i delete this line and do a cat on file , the current first line is shown to have the same special Chars.
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4. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi! i've been reading you guys for some time, now there is something I couldn't find here,
I'm trying to purge some data for my thesis but my measurements have some gaps in the third columns.
The solution is simple,
-Erase those lines where the third column is empty
example... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: AriasFco
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
i have a text file that is generated automatically of an another korn shell script, i want to bring in the fifth line of the text file in to my korn shell script and look for a particular word in the line . Can you all share some thoughts on this one.
Venu (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: venu
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please let me know how to find text and print text and its previous line. Please don't get irritated few days back I asked text and next line. I am using HP-UX 11.11
Thanks for your help. (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: kamranjalal
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
Dear Folks :),
I am new to UNIX scripting and I do not know how can I insert some text in the first column of a UNIX text file at command promtp.
I can do this in vi editor by using this command :g/^/s//BBB_
e,g I have a file named as Test.dat and it containins below text:
michal... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: Muhammad Afzal
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I wanted to add specific text to each row in a text file containing three rows. Example:
0 8 7 6 5 5
7 8 9 0 7 9
7 8 9 0 1 2
And I want to add a 21 at the beginning of the first row, and blank spaces at the beginning of the second two rows. To get this:
21 0 8 7 6 5 5
7 8... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: hertingm
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am trying to delete all the files with line number less than 100 in a directory. Thank you. (5 Replies)
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10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a file that always generated in the system eg. /tmp/log.txt , it is generated by the application program , but this file should not be present in the system otherwise there are some program problem , I want to erase this file once the program has generate it , as I know , it can link to... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: ust