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Old 07-27-2012, 06:40 AM   #1
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Wink awk script that will convert such a line to an LDAP record in this format


Input line:Username:Firstname:Lastname:Telephone number

record output:

dn: uid=Username, dc=example, dc=com
cn: Firstname Lastname
sn: Lastname
telephoneNumber: Telephone number

Last edited by KaRt; 07-27-2012 at 06:49 AM.
 
Old 07-27-2012, 06:47 AM   #2
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What is the question??
From the title, we can GUESS that you have some data that you want to convert to the format shown.---If so, then you need to show us what the data looks like.
 
Old 07-27-2012, 06:53 AM   #3
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Input line:Username:Firstname:Lastname:Telephone number
 
Old 07-27-2012, 06:58 AM   #4
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Code:
awk -F: '{ print "dn: uid="$1", dc=example, dc=com" ; print "cn: "$2, $3 ; print "sn: "$3 ; print "telephoneNumber: "$4 ; print "" }' infile
 
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Old 07-27-2012, 07:03 AM   #5
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thanks druuna its worked
 
  


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