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gajananh999 08-13-2012 05:16 AM

How to delete single line from file using line number.
 
Hello Everyone,

I want to delete one line from one file.
i know the line number. using this i want to delete

How to do this?

pixellany 08-13-2012 05:25 AM

Delete 5th line:
Code:

sed '5d' filename > newfilename
OR
sed -i '5d' filename

Read all about it here: http://www.grymoire.com/Unix/Sed.html


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