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Old 02-08-2008
remove blank lines in *.srt file :)

Hi all,
I use translate web to get subtitle file in my langues . But in output file have bad blank lines .
I need scrip (i use debian ) to remove this blank lines .

szintax of my bad *.srt file :

------
number
blank1
number:number ---> number:number
blank2
text1
.
textn
blankS
number
blank1
number:number--->number:number
blank2
text1
.
textn
blankS
..and again...
.....
-----------
can do : remove blank1 and blank2 lines, blankS lines are stay !
thx

Last edited by hungbp; 02-08-2008 at 07:02 PM..
# 2  
Old 02-08-2008
sed '/^$/d' infile > outfile
# 3  
Old 02-08-2008
Quote:
Originally Posted by bobbygsk
sed '/^$/d' infile > outfile
thx for help but this command remove all of blank lines ( I did it too ).
blankS lines must stay !!!
# 4  
Old 02-08-2008
What does blankS stand for? The third blank line...a line with more than 2 blanks?
# 5  
Old 02-08-2008
Quote:
Originally Posted by jim mcnamara
What does blankS stand for? The third blank line...a line with more than 2 blanks?
blankS is a blank line , but cant remove from srt file . Subtitle file is not work whitout that !
# 6  
Old 02-11-2008
up...........!
# 7  
Old 02-12-2008
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