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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi I have a file passwd_exmpl that contains:
sync:x:5:0:sync:/sbin:/bin/sync... (5 Replies)
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2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a text file with one line having few words separated by space and I need to insert another word on "n"th column/field so that previous word should shift right (to n+1st column). how can I do that?
It seems we can do using awk but unable to figure out.
Please advise, thanks!
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3. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a mysql text file. I want add word to it. Thanks for help.
Sample sql file:
,'address','166 Warren Street, NY 12534'),(45215,26556,'phone','(518)811-4145'),(151426,15565,'listing_duration','address','122 Hom Street, NY... (6 Replies)
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how can I know that the word in test file end at this point .... I have an Idea to search on ' ' , '\n' or '\0' but don't know what function can store the string before those characters ..
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5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hi i want to extract the word present before .txt in the text file.
Sample_ab_a.txt ----------> i need 'a'
Sample_abc_b.txt -----------> i need 'b'
Can anyone help me in getting the word extracted (5 Replies)
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6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
how to read the second word of the first line from a text file. Text file does not have any delimiters in the line and has words at random locations. Basically the text file is a log and i want to capture a number that is in second position.
Appreciate your help
Venu (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: venu
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
How can i make a script to add text before the first word on a line in a textfile :
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this is my place
Please use and tags when posting code, data or logs etc. to preserve formatting and enhance readability, thanks. (3 Replies)
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8. Shell Programming and Scripting
This is my first post on the forums. So I want to start by thanking anyone who is kind enough to read this post and offer advise. I hope to be an active contributor now that I've found these forums.
I have an issue that I figure would be a good first post..
I have 2 text files... (5 Replies)
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9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am struggling with a shell script to make my life simpler, with a number of practical ways in which it could be used. I want to take a standard text file, and pull the 'n'th word from each line such as the first word from a text file.
I'm struggling to see how each line can be... (5 Replies)
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10. Shell Programming and Scripting
well i have this file here:
i want to... (2 Replies)
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