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Old 11-28-2011, 08:56 AM   #1
thepowerofone
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Left justify att text in my 11 text files at once


How do I left justify the text in my 11 .text files at once without doing them individually. Would I need to use sed to do this as I am not to sure of sed.

Many thanks.

Last edited by thepowerofone; 11-28-2011 at 09:15 AM. Reason: to clarify requests
 
Old 11-28-2011, 11:19 AM   #2
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I don't know what you mean by "left justify the text in a text file", but assuming that there are spaces to the left of each line and you want them gone, try this:

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sed 's/^[ \t]*//'
 
  


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