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# 8  
Old 09-09-2013
Like so:
Code:
sed -r 's/[0-9]+.*$//' file
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# 9  
Old 09-09-2013
Code:
sed 's/[0-9].*//' file

works with all sed versions.

Last edited by MadeInGermany; 09-10-2013 at 03:18 AM.. Reason: no $
# 10  
Old 09-10-2013
Code:
awk -F[0-9] '{print $1}' filename

# 11  
Old 09-10-2013
Quote:
Originally Posted by krishmaths
Code:
awk -F[0-9] .'{print $1}' filename

Quote this!: -F"[0-9]"
 

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