LinuxQuestions.org
Register a domain and help support LQ
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - General
User Name
Password
Linux - General This Linux forum is for general Linux questions and discussion.
If it is Linux Related and doesn't seem to fit in any other forum then this is the place.

Notices

Reply
 
LinkBack Search this Thread
Old 07-19-2005, 08:30 AM   #1
davee
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2002
Location: Ayrshire, Scotland
Distribution: Suse(home) RHEL (Work)
Posts: 263

Rep: Reputation: 30
Is there a command to merge two files as two columns of one file?


I've two files with, say, the following data

File1:

xxxx
xxxx
xxxx

File2:

yyyy
yyyy
yyyy

I would like to create file3 with:

xxxx yyyy
xxxx yyyy
xxxx yyyy

How can I do this...?

Cheers, Davee
 
Old 07-19-2005, 09:15 AM   #2
ahh
Member
 
Registered: May 2004
Location: UK
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 293

Rep: Reputation: 31
Try
Code:
paste File1 File2
 
Old 07-19-2005, 10:52 AM   #3
davee
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2002
Location: Ayrshire, Scotland
Distribution: Suse(home) RHEL (Work)
Posts: 263

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
Thanks for that - another to add to the armoury...!

Dave
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
merge multiple pdf files esteeven Linux - Software 8 11-21-2007 01:59 PM
How To Merge multiple files into a single PDF ? kkempter Linux - Software 1 10-28-2005 01:02 PM
merge two files without repeating text pukas Linux - General 0 02-18-2004 07:22 PM
program to split and merge files fuelinux Linux - Software 3 10-25-2003 11:56 AM
[AVI, mencoder, merge files] MrGreg Linux - Software 5 01-02-2003 05:46 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:14 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration