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Old 11-18-2011, 05:59 AM   #1
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Red face Sed replace Help replace for (<a>

I am trying to replace
(<a href="" target="_blank">Google</a>)
with sed. I did the following and it did not work for some reason -

find /home/tst -type f -exec sed -i "s#(<a href="" target="_blank">Google</a>)#Google#g" {} \;
any idea where I went wrong?

Sorry I figured it out. Mods can delete the thread.

find /home/tst -type f -exec sed -i 's#(<a href="" target="_blank">Google</a>)##g' {} \;

Last edited by guessity; 11-18-2011 at 06:24 AM.
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