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Old 02-11-2005, 05:48 AM   #1
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Hello, I have a file which has lines like this
'/images/gallery/wow_yeah.jpg,

what I want to do is remove the ', and put in front a url, for example
http://madeup.com/images/gallery/wow_yeah.jpg,

I been messing around with sed and awk with no luck, and help would be appricated.

Have problems with (') character.

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Old 02-11-2005, 06:02 AM   #2
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I got this to print text into the front of my file,
sed 's/^/http:\/\/www.madeup.com/'

but how do I get rid of ', and my url Right now it looks like
http://www.madeup.com'/images/gallery/wow_yeah.jpg,
I want to get rid of the ',

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Old 02-11-2005, 06:03 AM   #3
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sed "s|^[^/]*\\(/[^,]*\\),*\$|http://madeup.com\\1|"

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Old 02-11-2005, 06:05 AM   #4
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That worked, thank you very much.

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Old 02-11-2005, 06:11 AM   #5
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Two other, simpler, ways:
Code:
sed 's|^\x27|http://someurl.com|' file.txt
sed 's|^'\\''|http://someurl.com|' file.txt
 
  


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