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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
This could be a really dummy question.
I have a log text file.
What unix command to extract line from specific string to another specific string.
Is it something similar to?:
more +/"string" file_name
Thanks (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: aku
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have one file, say file 1, that has data like below where 19900107 is the date,
19900107 12 144 129 0.7380047
19900108 12 168 129 0.3149017
19900109 12 192 129 3.2766666E-02
... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Wynner
3. Shell Programming and Scripting
Wondering if anybody may be able to advise on how I can filter the contents of the following file:
GM_GUI_code.fmx-4 ... (7 Replies)
Discussion started by: Glyn_Mo
4. Homework & Coursework Questions
1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data:
Display from a csv file, birthdays that occur today. If there are no birthdays today, the next one in the year.
2. Relevant commands, code, scripts, algorithms:
The csv file is ordered from older to younger (ie. the most recent... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: Adzi
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
I know this is most likely possible using sed or awk or grep, most likely a combination of them together, but how would one go about running a grep like command on a file where you only try to match your pattern to the second field in a line, space delimited?
You are... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: LordJezoX
6. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi, I'm just wondering how you display a specific set of columns of a specified file in Unix. For example, if you had an AddressBook file that stores the Names, Phone numbers, and Addresses of people the user entered in the following format (the numbers are just to give an idea of what column... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: logorob
7. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am new to this forum. I am currently facing a problem in manipulating files.
I have two files called old-matter and new-matter
# cat old-matter
abc: this, is a, sample, entry
byi: white board, is white in color
rtz: black, board is black
qty: i tried, a lot
asd: no... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: rahmathulla
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am using below command to display the number of line, but its returning no of lines along with file name.
But i want only no of line in the variable p.
Please help me on this?
p=`wc -l "text file"`
echo "$p" (6 Replies)
Discussion started by: shivanete
9. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
are there any basic commands that can display lines 99 - 101 of the /etc/passwd file?
I'm thinking use of head and tail, but I forget what numbers to use and where to put /etc/passwd in the command. (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: raidkridley
10. Shell Programming and Scripting
How can I get and display the last modification time of a file? in scripting or specifically using Batch file
I want this info for me to determine whether an image has been edited or not by using the last modification time and compare it to our stored date of modification.
can somebody help... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: jaque18