Hi, welcome to LQ!
I split your post out of the unrelated thread in the unrelated forum, and moved
it to Newbie.
If you were trying to escape the parentheses () you need to use back-slashes \, not slashes /.
Maybe you should explain what your sed expression is trying to achieve =o)
Last edited by Tinkster; 03-29-2012 at 07:16 PM.